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Learning disorders

Peter S. Westwood

Learning disorders

a response-to-intervention perspective

by Peter S. Westwood

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Response to intervention (Learning disabled children),
  • Learning disabilities,
  • Learning disabled,
  • Education

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Westwood
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC4704 .W4792 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 116 pages
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26932492M
    ISBN 101138041815, 113804184X
    ISBN 109781138041813, 9781138041844
    LC Control Number2016056818
    OCLC/WorldCa978890967

    Publisher Summary. The most prevalent disorders of childhood are attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities (LD). This chapter outlines the complexities involved in making a differential diagnosis using the criteria established by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual; issues in meeting the educational criteria for categorical placement in special education; the.   What is a learning disability?Even the experts can’t always agree. An important definition is found in the American Psychiatry Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), the main reference book physicians rely on to help them diagnose these conditions.

    Diagnosing Learning Disorders-Second Edition can be utilized by practitioners (pediatricians, psychologists, therapists), researchers, and students to understand “the latest” in the burgeoning literature on learning disorders, including autism. The user can quickly look up a disorder, find the clinical description and comorbidities, learn about the candidate genes, and how the disorder has Cited by: 1. All Book Search results » About the author () Melvin D. Levine Mel Levine is a Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Clinical Center for the Study of Development and Learning at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

    Psychological Aspects of Learning Disabilities & Reading Disorders. Ross, Alan O. This book relates laboratory work on learning disabilities to classroom work with learning-disabled children. Separate chapters discuss the concept of learning disabilities, learning disabilities and research on learning, attention and learning, learning. Learning Disabilities Books, Learning Difficulties, Learning Disorders Guide Book, Learning Disabilities Advice for parents, teachers of children, slow learners. Good Things Happen Daily! Welcome to our new Children's Website! Free access to hundreds of educational games, activities, worksheets, lessons & top schools websites for all Kids.


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