Guidelines for supervising people with moderate special needs in the workplace
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Guidelines for supervising people with moderate special needs in the workplace by Elaine S. Reisman

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Published by Threshold Program in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • People with mental disabilities -- Employment.,
  • Supervisors -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Other titlesSupervising people with moderate special needs in the workplace.
StatementElaine S. Reisman.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsThreshold Program (Cambridge, Mass.)
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22948214M

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