Recognized as the definitive reference in the field, this book addresses a broad range of biologically based disorders that affect children's learning and development. Leading authorities review the genetics of each disorder; its course and outcome; associated developmental, cognitive, and psychosocial challenges; and what clinicians and educators need to know about effective approaches to assessment and intervention. Coverage encompasses more frequently diagnosed learning and behavior problems with a genetic component as well as numerous lower-incidence neurodevelopmental disabilities. Illustrations include 12 color plates.Sam Goldstein, Cecil R. Reynolds. chaPter ... The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition, text revision (DSM-IV-TR; American Psychiatric Association, 2000) terms it Retta#39;s disorder and classifies it as a pervasiveanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Neurodevelopmental and Genetic Disorders in Children, 2/e|
|Author||:||Sam Goldstein, Cecil R. Reynolds|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2010-10-19|