Chapter 15. Creating Positive Lifestyles for People with Down Syndrome in Developing Countries

  1. Monica Cuskelly1,
  2. Anne Jobling1 and
  3. Susan Buckley2
  1. Roy McConkey

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch15

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

How to Cite

McConkey, R. (2001) Creating Positive Lifestyles for People with Down Syndrome in Developing Countries, in Down Syndrome Across the Life Span (eds M. Cuskelly, A. Jobling and S. Buckley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch15

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;
  • learning;
  • developing countries;
  • social services;
  • training

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Challenges Facing Developing Countries

  • Strengths of Developing Countries

  • Strategy 1: Family Involvement

  • Strategy 2: Mobilizing Communities

  • Strategy 3: National Policies

  • Where Should the Focus of Activity be?

  • A Dream Come True

  • References