Chapter 11. From Autonomy to Work Placement

  1. Monica Cuskelly1,
  2. Anne Jobling1 and
  3. Susan Buckley2
  1. Anna Contardi

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch11

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

How to Cite

Contardi, A. (2001) From Autonomy to Work Placement, in Down Syndrome Across the Life Span (eds M. Cuskelly, A. Jobling and S. Buckley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Queensland

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861562302

Online ISBN: 9780470777886

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Keywords:

  • down syndrome;
  • work placement;
  • social autonomy;
  • structural development;
  • intellectual disability

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Description of an alliance with a company aimed at increasing the employment of young people with Down syndrome

  • Outcomes of the employment project

  • Conclusion

  • References