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By Chloë R. Marshall

ISBN-10: 1138109452

ISBN-13: 9781138109452

ISBN-10: 184872084X

ISBN-13: 9781848720848

Cognitive improvement in teenagers is a hugely advanced method which, whereas remarkably resilient, should be disrupted in quite a few methods. This quantity specializes in sorts of neurodevelopmental ailment: syndromic stipulations akin to fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome and velocardiofacial syndrome; and non-syndromic stipulations together with dyslexia, particular language impairment, autism spectrum ailment and a spotlight deficit hyperactivity disorder.


This publication offers a cutting-edge evaluate of present learn and covers key subject matters around the complete diversity of developmental problems. subject matters coated contain:



  • diagnosis and comorbidity

  • genetics

  • longitudinal stories

  • computational types

  • distinguishing ailment from drawback

  • language and tradition

  • the glossy beginnings of study into developmental disorders

The booklet additionally seems at how the research of developmental issues has contributed to our knowing of general improvement, and topics emerge which are universal throughout chapters, together with intervention and schooling, and the neurobiological bases of developmental issues. the result's a desirable and thought-provoking quantity that might be imperative to complex scholars, researchers and practitioners within the fields of developmental psychology, neuropsychology, speech and language remedy, and developmental disorders.

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