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introduction to mental retardation & developmental disabilities

by W. Larry Williams

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Published by High Tide Press in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with mental disabilities.,
  • Developmentally disabled.,
  • People with mental disabilities -- Services for.,
  • Developmentally disabled -- Services for.,
  • Mental retardation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-60).

    Other titlesIntroduction to mental retardation and developmental disabilities, Mental retardation & developmental disabilities, Mental retardation and developmental disabilities
    StatementW. Larry Williams.
    SeriesHigh Tide disability series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV3004 .W53 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 61 p. ;
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3326077M
    ISBN 101892696029
    LC Control Number2004299793
    OCLC/WorldCa45577211

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 25 cm: Responsibility: Walter H. Ehlers, Jon C. Prothero, John Langone.   Formerly referred to as mental retardation, a societal shift towards using the term intellectual disability better aligns with current professional practices and international terminology and.

    Changes within the interdisciplinary field of intellectual and developmental disabilities are evolving at a rapid pace. Clinicians, academics, administrators, and a variety of mental health providers alike need easy-to-access, reliable information that enables them to stay abreast of the numerous advances in research, assessment, treatment, and service delivery within a real-world. Introduction to Developmental Disabilities Participant’s Guide Developmental Disabilities: Five Types. Florida recognizes five disabilities as developmental disabilities. They are: Mental Retardation Autism Cerebral Palsy Spina Bifida Prader-Willi Syndrome. The people you work with are likely to have varying types of disabilities.

    - Explore Communication Essentials's board "Mental Retardation" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Mental retardation, Mental, Depression awareness month pins. This book presents 19 chapters on life span perspectives and service issues for people with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. The book presents best practices and provides a view of the range of services necessary to work with people who have those disabilities. It is intended to provide a core reference for providers in the helping disciplines and makes extensive use of case.


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Mary Behymer, BA. John J. McCormick, MA, MS. Introduction. Mental retardation is one of the most widely recognized and most easily misunderstood areas of special education.

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Currently, it is widely referred to as “intellectual disability (ID)” and “intellectual developmental disorders (IDDs).”. Developmental disability is a diverse group of chronic conditions that are due to mental or physical impairments that arise before adulthood.

Developmental disabilities cause individuals living with them many difficulties in certain areas of life, especially in "language, mobility, learning, self-help, and independent living".

Developmental disabilities can be detected early on and persist. Mental retardation is a developmental disability that first appears in children under the age of It is defined as an intellectual functioning level (as measured by standard tests for intelligence quotient) that is well below average and significant limitations in daily living skills (adaptive functioning).

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