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AUCD: Poster Symposium: Parent/Family Involvement, Support & Respite: Involving Minority Families of Children with Disabilities in an Early Childhood Program: Preliminary Findings from a Mixed-Methods Study


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Kimmie Tang, EdD, Assistant Professor

Other Presenter(s)

Zheng Yang, PhD, California State University Dominguez Hills, Department of Public Administration and Public Policy, Carson, CA;
Dennis Kao, PhD, California State University Fullerton, Department of Social Work, Fullerton, CA;


Often facing significant challenges, minority and low-income families of a child with disabilities are less likely to be involved with their child's education. This presentation highlights the findings from a mixed methods study exploring the involvement of minority and low-income families with a child with disabilities being served at a university-based early childhood program.

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