Developing a physical activity education curriculum for adults with intellectual disabilities.

@article{Bodde2012DevelopingAP,
  title={Developing a physical activity education curriculum for adults with intellectual disabilities.},
  author={Amy E. Bodde and Dong-Chul Seo and Georgia Frey and David K. Lohrmann and Marieke Van Puymbroeck},
  journal={Health promotion practice},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={
          116-23
        }
}
Adults with intellectual disabilities have high rates of physical inactivity and related chronic diseases. Researchers have called for an increase in the development and evaluation of health education programs adapted to the unique needs of this population. Formative and process evaluation strategies were applied to develop a physical activity education program. The first phase of formative evaluation included a comprehensive literature review to select educational strategies and curriculum… CONTINUE READING
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