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Submitted: 06 October 2015 Modified: 09 January 2019
HERDIN Record #: R07-CDU-15100606133068

The occupational performance of mentally retarded children with ages from 7-15 years old in the special education centers of Cebu City namely ZES, SIC, SMP and SNES.

1Francis De Garcia,
2Ann Luela Legaspina,
3Victor Manhilot
College of Rehabilitative Sciences - Occupational Therapy - Cebu Doctors' University


       The study was conducted in the Special Education Centers of Cebu City to determine the Occupational Performance deficits among mentally retarded children with ages 7-15 years old.

       The subject of the study were 22 mentally retarded children, 13 of which are moderately retarded and 7 moldly retarded and 2 were specified.

       The common occupational performance areas that were posing problems to theses mentally retarded are the ares of grooming, dressing, toilet hygiene, clothing care, play/leisure skills and educational activities.

Publication Type:
Thesis Degree:
Occupational Therapy
Publication Date:
March 1995

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