Providing a thorough update on the developments in in the field of dual diagnosis, this book covers the field as applied to those with intellectual disabilities. These relatively recent advances include those in the development of behavior modification principles and procedures, assessment devices, and treatment approaches that have had a dramatic impact on services for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
About the Editors:
Michael L. Matson is a student at Louisiana State University focusing on mental health issues of persons with developmental disabilities. Johnny L. Matson is a professor and distinguished research master in the department of psychology at Louisiana State University. Rinita B. Laud is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Louisiana State University. They all live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.