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The natural recovery and treatment of learning and memory disorders

Barbara A. Wilson

in The Handbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199234110
eISBN:
9780191594250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234110.003.010
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter focuses on people who have memory problems resulting from a neurological condition such as traumatic head injury, stroke, encephalitis, and hypoxic brain damage. Topics discussed include ... More


Specific Learning Disorder

James C. Raines

in Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental Health: Addressing DSM-5 Disorders in Schools

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190886578
eISBN:
9780190943851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886578.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

Students with specific learning disorder (SLD) account for 35% of all students receiving special education services. In the DSM-5, SLD combines four previous diagnoses into one. The Individuals with ... More


How Do Executive Functions Issues Affect Writing in Students with Neurodevelopmental Disorders?

Marisa Filipe

in Executive Functions and Writing

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198863564
eISBN:
9780191896033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863564.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

Given that deficits in executive functions (EF) and writing impairments are both characteristics of several neurodevelopmental disorders, this chapter explored how EF are related to writing ... More


Velo-cardio-facial Syndrome

Kevin M. Antshel and Robert Shprintzen

in Cognitive and Behavioral Abnormalities of Pediatric Diseases

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195342680
eISBN:
9780197562598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195342680.003.0030
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

Velo-cardio-facial syndrome (VCFS) is caused by an interstitial deletion from chromosome 22 at the 22q11 band. It is the most common microdeletion syndrome yet identified in humans, with a ... More


Noonan Syndrome

Ellen Wingbermüuhle and Ineke van der Burgt

in Cognitive and Behavioral Abnormalities of Pediatric Diseases

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195342680
eISBN:
9780197562598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195342680.003.0026
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

Noonan syndrome (NS) is a genetic disorder characterized by short stature, typical facial dysmorphology, and congenital heart defects. Noonan syndrome may occur on a sporadic basis or in a pattern ... More


Composition and Students with Special Needs

Alice M. Hammel

in Composing our Future: Preparing Music Educators to Teach Composition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199832286
eISBN:
9780199979806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832286.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Psychology of Music

Many children with exceptionalities can participate successfully in group-composition activities as well as create works of their own when they are provided with proper tools and support. ... More


Learning difficulties

Mark Selikowitz

in ADHD: The Facts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198867371
eISBN:
9780191904127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867371.003.0005
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

Specific deficits in information processing in the brain are the commonest causes of academic difficulties in children with ADHD. For many children with ADHD, academic difficulty is not confined to a ... More


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