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Social work in mental retardation

Y. Herring
Curationis | Vol 3, No 3 | a278 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/curationis.v3i3.278 | © 1980 Y. Herring | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 26 September 1980 | Published: 26 September 1980

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Y. Herring, Alexander Care and Rehabilitation Centre, Maitland, South Africa

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In this article the field of mental retardation will be examined focusing on the changes that have taken place in this field. In so doing an attempt will be made to indicate that because of these changes, new ideas and attitudes, the role of the social worker has emerged as a very important one.


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