Mental retardation is a term for a pattern of persistently slow learning of basic motor and language skills (qmilestonesq) during childhood, and a significantly below-normal global intellectual capacity as an adult. One common criterion for diagnosis of mental retardation is a tested intelligence quotient (IQ) of 70 or below. This book presents leading-edge research from around the world.Child Development, 54, 209-17. ... Adult Manual Fifth Edition Melbourne: Deakin University School of Psychology. ... Dyson, L.and Fewell, R.-R. (1986) Sources of Stress and Adaptation of Parents of Young Handicapped Children, ... Freeman, N.L., Perry A. and Factor, D.C. (1991) Child behaviours as stressors: replicating and extending the use of the CARS as a measures of stress: a research note.
|Title||:||Mental Retardation Research Advances|
|Author||:||Elizabeth B. Heinz|
|Publisher||:||Nova Publishers - 2007-01-01|