Behavior therapy for the developmentally and physically disabled

Publisher: Academic Press in New York

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Michel Hersen, Vincent B. Van Hasselt, Johnny L. Matson.
ContributionsHersen, Michel., Van Hasselt, Vincent B., Matson, Johnny L.
LC ClassificationsHV1568 .B43 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 416 p. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3161953M
ISBN 10012343050X
LC Control Number83003755

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