A Home Intervention Program for Mentally Retarded-Emotionally Disturbed Individuals and Their Families

  • Robert B. Allin
  • Diana W. Allin


The present project, entitled the Home Intervention Program (HIP), is an attempt to help fill the gap in services offered to individuals with mental retardation and emotional disturbance. The program model represents the unique combination of several distinct components: (1) services provided in the natural environment; (2) a husband-wife therapist team; (3) an eclectic approach to treatment; and (4) flexible time scheduling (i.e., time of day and amount of time).


Problem Behavior Program Procedure Retarded Child Eclectic Approach Temper Outburst 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert B. Allin
    • 1
  • Diana W. Allin
    • 1
  1. 1.Chesterfield Mental Health and Mental Retardation ServicesLucy Corr CourtChesterfieldUSA

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