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Diagnosis and management of learning disabilities

an interdisciplinary /lifespan approach

by Frank R. Brown

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Published by Singular Pub. Group in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning disabilities.,
  • Learning disabled children -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Learning disabled children -- Education.,
  • Learning Disorders -- diagnosis.,
  • Learning Disorders -- therapy.,
  • Remedial Teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-314) and index.

    Statementby Frank R. Brown III, Elizabeth H. Aylward, Barbara K. Keogh.
    ContributionsAylward, Elizabeth H., 1954-, Keogh, Barbara K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.L4 B76 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL798019M
    ISBN 101565934202
    LC Control Number95034199

    According to the National Joint Committee on Learning Disabilities (), most learning disabilities stem from information-processing deficits of assumed neurological basis. Concomitant problems in self-regulation and social interaction may exist, yet do not constitute . A learning disability is a problem that affects how a person receives and processes information. People with learning disabilities may have trouble with any of the following: Learning disabilities Author: Florence Byrd.

    Diagnosing and treating a learning disability is not a diagnosis in the same sense as diabetes or chicken pox. These have a known cause, distinct symptoms and treatments. LD, on the other hand, is a very broad term that covers an array of possible causes, symptoms, treatments, and outcomes. The criteria and characteristics for diagnosing learning disabilities appear in a reference book called the DSM (short for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders). The DSM diagnosis is commonly used when applying for health insurance coverage of diagnostic and treatment services.

    The field of learning disabilities is considered to have emerged as a separate discipline in with the publication of the book Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child by neuropsychiatrist Alfred A. Strauss and Laura E. Lehtinen. The need to help students with these disabilities was first recognized on the federal level in. Testing confirmed she had a learning disability. The absence of a chronic and pervasive history of inattention ruled out ADHD. Between 30 and 50 percent of those with ADHD also have a learning disability. The reverse is also true. As a result, it is wise for parents with a child with ADHD to have him or her evaluated for a learning disability.


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