Neurodiversity in Higher Education

Neurodiversity in Higher Education

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This edited collection offers screening, teaching and practical support for specific learning differences in Higher Education Uses international case studies to explain how psychologists identify, assess and support a range of specific learning differences in students The higher education sector has come to terms with dyslexia, but todayAc??s students are disclosing a range of learning differences including dyspraxia, ADHD, AspergerAc??s Syndrome and dyscalculia Institutions in all major Western countries are required by law to avoid disadvantaging students with special educational needs, so staff must be up to date on how to recognise and support them Supported by an already popular website, Brain HE, with extra materials and colour photographsattention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder (AD(H)D), 9, 56a€“7, 169ff accommodations for, 180a€“1 co-occurrences, 170, 172 course ... Syndrome behaviour inhibition, 171 ritualistic, 58 binge drinking, see substance abuse bipolar disorder, 201 Blackboard, 235a€“6, 258 see ... 204 concept mapping, 78 confidentiality, 255 Conners Rating Scales, 176 see also attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder counselling, anbsp;...

Title:Neurodiversity in Higher Education
Author:David Pollak
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2009-11-18


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