Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 25, Issue 2, pp 215–221 | Cite as

Brief report: Fostering environmental control in a young child with rett syndrome: A case study

  • Margaret Wolan Sullivan
  • Despina H. Laverick
  • Michael Lewis
Brief Report

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Margaret Wolan Sullivan
    • 1
  • Despina H. Laverick
    • 1
  • Michael Lewis
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for the Study of Child DevelopmentUSA

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