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Introduction to Health Care Services: Foundations and Challenges by Tina Marie Evans, Bernard J. Healey

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Using Marketing Tools to Increase Early Referrals of Children with Developmental and Behavioral Disorders

Jeff Kile and Bernard J. Healey

A developmental disability, according to the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act, is defined as a severe, chronic disability that originated at birth or during childhood, is expected to continue indefinitely, and substantially restricts the individual's functioning in several major life activities. According to Boyle, Decoufle, and Yeargin-Allsopp (1994), 17 percent of children in the United States have experienced a developmental disability causing a substantial impact on their health and learning ability. Boyle et al.'s research shows that developmental disabilities ...

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