Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Special Education and Communication Disorders

First Advisor

Dr. James M. Wood

Second Advisor

Dr. Lawrence M. Hilton

Third Advisor

Dr. Roger Harvey

Fourth Advisor

Dr. Joseph G. Dunn


Eastern Nebraska Community Office of Retardation (ENCOR) Developmental Centers serve those retarded children who have not been accepted into public schools because they are too young or do not have required skills. A primary goal of Centers' staff is to help each child develop as much as possible and as rapidly as possible.


A Thesis Presented to the Department of Special Education and the Faculty of the Graduate College University of Nebraska at Omaha in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts. Copyright 1974 Frances H. Shrier.