• Journal Review on Teaching Students Experiencing Difficulties in Learning: Information for Teachers of Languages
    Difficulties in Learning: Information for Teachers of Languages by: Josie Sanchez Gerarcas 2012-2013 Introduction “Success is dependent on educational programming that is suited to the student’s individual strengths, needs, and learning characteristics.” “Learning Disabilities” refer to a...
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  • Aquatic Thereapy: an Effective Treatment for Autism
    spectrum disorders. Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders Autism is a disorder that is extremely difficult to define. Pediatricians, psychologists, and psychiatrists have not only argued for many years over the cause of autism and best treatments, but have consistently not agreed on the definition of autism...
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  • Health Promotion
    Mental health nursing of adults with learning disabilities RCN guidance Mental health nursing of adults with learning disabilities Contents Foreword The South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust 1 Introduction 2 People with learning disabilities 3 Policy and law 4 Services 6 Assessment of...
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  • Effects of Speech Therapy on Children with Cerebral Palsy and Dysarthria
    Palsy and dysarthria. The term Cerebral Palsy has been used as an umbrella term for which a number of different definitions have been proposed over the years. The most recent consensus definition recognizes that Cerebral Palsy is characterized by movement and posture disturbance, is nonprogressive in nature...
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  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorder
    Emotional and Behavioral Disorders (EBD) -as defined in IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) Difficulty to learn that cannot be explained by intellectual, sensory, or health factors. “…a condition exhibiting one or more of the following characteristics over a long period of time and...
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  • Learning Disabilities
    Running head: Learning disabilities Learning Disabilities Anthony Genchi Grand Canyon University SPE 526 February 22, 2012 Abstract Individuals who have a learning disability, communication disorder, or are giftedness may have...
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  • Unit 4222-253 Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
     Unit 4222-253 Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions Learning Outcome 1 1) describe the types of difficulty that individual with an autistic spectrum condition may have with language and other ways of communicating with others The difficulties may show them self in some...
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  • Learning Disability Definitions
    Learning Disability Definitions Carolyn Stacey Introduction This article addresses the components of The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (2004) and The National Joint Committee on Learning Disabilities (1981) definitions of Learning Disabilities. Their similarities and differences...
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  • Nvq L5 Health & Social Care Lead Positive Behavioural Support
    systematic approach to the delivery of clinical and educational services that is rooted in behaviour analysis. However, recent literature varied definitions of PBS as well as discrepant notions regarding the relation between applied behaviour analysis and PBS. After summarizing common definitional characteristics...
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  • How Does the Midwife Confirm That a Pregnant Woman Is in Good Health?
    critical illness in pregnancy 13 Conclusion 15 Reference List 16 Appendix 1: Maternity Observation Chart 18 Appendix 2: National early Warning Scores 19 Appendix 3: ABCDE observation chart 21 Appendix 4: ViEWS & Glasgow Coma Scale 22 Introduction ‘Midwives provide high quality antenatal...
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  • exceptional students
    Definition Brain injury can occur in utero, at birth, during early infancy, or later in childhood/adolescence due to various events, including:  traumatic brain injury – TBI (e.g., head strikes an object)  illness (e.g., seizures, degenerative disorders, infections such as meningitis, …)  ...
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  • Autism Informative Speech
    you about autism. We will look at the definition of autism, the cause, and the characteristics of the disorder. So, what is Autism? The Individuals with Disabilities Act of 2004, also known as I.D.E.A., states that autism is a complex developmental disability that typically appears during the first...
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  • Characteristics of Exceptional Children
    copyright secured. (5) Gerald 1967 Tallyrand Music, Inc. All rights reserved. Used by permission. International copyright secured. Jonas, Stuttering: The Disorder of Many Theories. Copyright © 1976, 1977 by Gerald Jonas. By arrangement with appeared in The New Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Inc. and International...
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  • Understanding Autism
    after learning the facts of autism I realized I actually knew nothing what autism truly is. Autism is such a complex disorder that is hard to explain or even define, therefore the definition changes from source to source. The definition that I will use is from the Individuals with Disabilities Education...
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  • Severe and Multiple Disabilities
    Severe and Multiple Disabilities Case Study Sarina never had the opportunity to go preschool an didn’t begin her formal education in the public schools until the age of 6. She is now 15 years old and goes to Eastmont Junior High. Sarina does not verbally speak, walk, hear, or see. Professionals...
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  • Study Guide
    of Rights passed by Congress? How many Amendments are there to our Constitution? Can you name the four historical periods for persons with disabilities AND name an event or practice that epitomizes that period? Can you discuss five guarantees from P.L.94-142 (and discussed in class) that continue...
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  • letter of interest
     Gifted and Talented What is the general definition of gifted and talented? Gifted & Talented means children, and wherever applicable, youth who are identified at the preschool, elementary or secondary level as possessing demonstrated or potential abilities that give evidence of high performance...
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  • Challenges of Teaching Students with Ebd
    behavioral disorders (EBD). Until 1997 this category was identified as serious emotional disturbance (SED). With the creation of IDEA in 1997 this category was changed to emotional disturbance (ED). While the federal government still uses ED as there identifying category for this disability, most professionals...
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  • Rizal
    age ranges during which particular skills can develop, and for some children, one area may develop more quickly than another. A child may develop communication skills quickly, but stay uncoordinated with poor motor skills for a time. A different child may excel at sports, but have poor social skills. Using...
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  • Visual Impaired
    Visual Impaired Definition Blindness is the inability to see from light to dark or just the inability to see at all. In some cases it leads to total loss of vision. Visual impaired is a severe reduction of vision that can’t be fully treated by medical treatment or lenses. Blindness and visual...
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