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  • deficits
  • investigated the biochemical mechanisms underlying deficits in hippocampal long-term potentiation (LTP) in a model of Angelman syndrome and discovered evidence linking this cognitive disorder to dysregulation of calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II (CaMKII). (sciencemag.org)
  • A mouse model null for maternal Ube3a recapitulates many features of this disorder and shows deficits in hippocampal LTP. (sciencemag.org)
  • brain
  • Learning disorders (LD) refer to a significant deficit in learning due to a person's inability to interpret what is seen and heard, or to link information from different parts of the brain. (encyclopedia.com)
  • It is known that nonverbal learning disabilities involve the performance processes (generally thought of neurologically as originating in the right cerebral hemisphere of the brain, which specializes in nonverbal processing). (ldonline.org)
  • A critical part of emotional learning is changes in brain circuitry that respond to reward and punishment and link them with actions and the environment. (nautil.us)
  • Speech
  • Results of the evaluation are used to determine educational needs, identify the best school placement, determine the possible need for medication to help with distractibility or hyperactivity, and determine the possible benefit of any additional therapies, such as speech therapy or family psychotherapy to maximize the child's learning potential and quality of life. (nyhq.org)
  • American Speech and Hearing Association Ad Hoc Committee on Language/Learning Disabilities. (springer.com)
  • clinical
  • Any recommendation for an accommodation should be based on objective evidence of a substantial limitation to learning, supported by specific test results and clinical observations. (una.edu)
  • involves
  • Instead it involves changes in deep emotional learning, the sort of learning that makes first love far more memorable than algebra or verb tenses. (nautil.us)
  • behavioral
  • This treatment regimen would vary based on the individual but could include things like cognitive behavioral therapy , a form of psychotherapy in which the therapist and patient work together to swap unhealthy learned patterns with more constructive ways of thinking, and potentially medication. (businessinsider.com)
  • occurs
  • LD occurs in approximately 5% to 10% of the population of which about 50% are classified as reading disorder. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The best way to see addiction may be as a learning disorder-one that occurs when punishment or other negative consequences no longer deter the addictive activity. (nautil.us)