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*  Heritability of autism
When only one identical twin is autistic, the other often has learning or social disabilities. For adult siblings, the risk of ... A study of 31 siblings of autistic children, 32 siblings of children with developmental delay, and 32 controls. It found that ... The likelihood of developing intellectual disability is dependent on the importance the effect the gene or mutation has on ... A genome-wide search for alleles and haplotypes associated with autism and related pervasive developmental disorders on the ...
*  Athetoid cerebral palsy
Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary Metabolic Disorders: Prevention, ... Children with these disabilities rely heavily on visual stimulation, especially those who are also affected by sensory deafness ... Hearing loss is a common co-occurring condition, and visual disabilities can be associated with Athetoid Cerebral Palsy. ... 40~50% will have intellectual disability. Bilirubin encephalopathy, also known as kernicterus, is the accumulation of bilirubin ...
*  Developmental disability
Disability portal American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities Behavioral cusp Disability abuse List of disability rights ... and over 1,000 known genetic conditions include developmental disabilities as a symptom. Developmental disabilities affect ... Developmental disability is a diverse group of chronic conditions that are due to mental or physical impairments. Developmental ... Developmental disability that affects all areas of a child's development is sometimes referred to as global developmental delay ...
*  Research in Developmental Disabilities
... is a bimonthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering developmental disabilities. It was ... "Analysis and intervention in developmental disabilities". NLM Catalog. Retrieved 6 December 2014. "Research in Developmental ... formed in 1987 by the merger of Analysis and Intervention in Developmental Disabilities and Applied Research in Mental ... Disabilities". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017. Official website. ...
*  Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews
... (titled Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews before ...
*  Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Act
The Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Act (AB 846), also known as the Lanterman Act, is a California law, initially proposed ... It is the intent of this division that the network of regional centers for persons with developmental disabilities and their ... The Lanterman Act protects the rights of people with developmental disabilities by mandating rights including: Services that ... The Lanterman Act declares that persons with developmental disabilities have the same legal rights and responsibilities ...
*  Developmental Disability (California)
In California, Developmental Disability[1] means a disability that is attributable to mental retardation, cerebral palsy, ... The Developmental Disability shall originate before age eighteen, Be likely to continue indefinitely, and Constitute a ... A Developmental Disability does not include handicapping conditions that are, solely psychiatric disorders, solely learning ... substantial disability A "substantial disability" is a condition which results in major impairment of cognitive and/or social ...
*  Office for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
The New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) is an executive agency in the state of New York, ... Prior to July 2010, the agency was named the Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (OMRDD). The ... mission is to provide services and conduct research for those with intellectual disabilities and developmental disabilities. ...
*  Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
... and the disability provisions of the Help America Vote Act. Organizationally, the Administration on Developmental Disabilities ... The Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) is the United States federal agency responsible for implementation and ... ADD's mission is to improve and increase services to and assure that individuals with developmental disabilities have ... administration of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (DD Act) ...
*  Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability
Developmental Disability is a multidisciplinary journal in the field of intellectual and developmental disability and the ... Official website Australasian Society for the Study of Intellectual Disability. ... official journal of the Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability. The editor in chief is Professor Jennifer Clegg ( ...
*  Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities
... is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering the field of special ... "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychology, Developmental". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). ... Developmental". "Journals Ranked by Impact: Rehabilitation". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed ... It was established in 1986 and is published by Sage Publications in association with the Hammill Institute on Disabilities. The ...
*  American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD). Established in 1963, IDD is a multidisciplinary journal of policy, practices ... AAIDD advocates for the equality, dignity, and human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and for ... As the leading professional organization in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities, AAIDD offers cutting-edge ... Promote the development of a society that fully includes individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Sustain ...
*  Finnish Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
The members work in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities or act otherwise in the interest of the disabled. ... Autism Developmental disability Down syndrome Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder Finnish heritage disease INCL Inclusion Learning ... FAIDD (The Finnish Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities) promotes good life, equality and participation ... The core operating areas are: intellectual and developmental disabilities and speech impairments communication and ...
*  National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services
The National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) is a nonprofit organization near ... to improve and expand public services to people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities in the United States. ...
*  The Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000
The full title of each of these bills: "To improve service systems for individuals with developmental disabilities, and for ... This legislation is currently being executed and monitored by the Administration on Developmental Disabilities. ... www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1809 Administration on Developmental Disabilities. ...
*  New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Police
New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) Office for People with Developmental Disabilities in ... the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities as well as to transport Office for People with Developmental Disabilities ... The parent agency was previously known as New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.) The New ... The New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Police (NYSOMRDD Police), is a law enforcement ...
*  Alternative therapies for developmental and learning disabilities
... include a range of practices used in the treatment of ... There are a number of non-standard treatments for developmental and learning disabilities. There is a call for alternative ... Controversial Therapies for Developmental Disabilities. Fad, Fashion, and Science in Professional Practice. Lawrence Erlbaum ... Controversial Therapies for Developmental Disabilities. Fad, Fashion, and Science in Professional Practice. Lawrence Erlbaum ...
*  List of alternative therapies for developmental and learning disabilities
ISBN 978-1-84310-378-3. Jacobson, JW; Foxx M; Mulick JA (2005). Controversial Therapies for Developmental Disabilities. New ... This list covers alternative therapies for developmental and learning disabilities. Many of the treatments-including ... nor as standard treatments for developmental and learning disabilities. They are, however, sometimes given or recommended as ... treatments specifically for these disabilities and therefore included in the list. None of these therapies are supported by ...
*  Spina bifida
Holmbeck, GN; Devine KA (2010). "Psychosocial and family functioning in spina bifida". Developmental Disabilities Research ... Developmental Disabilities. 1. 16 (1): 23-30. doi:10.1002/ddrr.88. "Protect Yourself From Latex Allergies: Plant Biologists And ... Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews. 15 (1): 28-34. doi:10.1002/ddrr.48. PMC 3047453 . PMID 19213013. Barnes, M; Dennis ... In one study, 60% of children with spina bifida were diagnosed with a learning disability. In addition to brain abnormalities ...
*  State health agency
... developmental disabilities; mental health; occupational safety and health; receiving and recording reports of notifiable ...
*  Brandeis University
... developmental disabilities; philanthropy; and work and inequalities. The U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Heller School ...
*  PASS theory of intelligence
Das, J.P. (2000). "PREP: A cognitive remediation program in theory and practice". Developmental Disabilities Bulletin. 28: 83- ... Das, J.P. (2004). The Cognitive Enhancement Training Program (COGENT). Edmonton, Canada: Developmental Disabilities Centre, ... Das, J.P., Parrilla, R.K., & Papadopoulos, T.C. (2000). Cognitive education and reading disability. In A. Koulin & Y. Rand (Eds ... Journal of Learning Disabilities. 40: 443-457. doi:10.1177/00222194070400050801. Kranzler, J.H.; Keith, T.Z.; Flanagan, D.P. ( ...
*  Neil O'Connor
"In memoriam Neil O'Connor (1917-1997)". Developmental Disabilities Bulletin. 26: 81. 1998. "Neil O'Connor, 1917-1997". The ... O'Connor was a pioneer in the experimental study of cognitive abilities in children with learning disabilities, various ... IN 1968 became director of the MRC Developmental Psychology Unit, affiliated to University College London, from 1968 - 1982, ...
*  List of environmental issues
Developmental disability • endocrine disruptors • Environmental impact of the coal industry • Environmental impact of ...
*  Anger management
Research in Developmental Disabilities. 21 (4): 263-96. doi:10.1016/s0891-4222(00)00042-1. Robert Didden; Hubert Korzilius; ... Kiely, J.; Pankhurst, H. (1998). "Violence faced by staff in a learning disability service". Disability and Rehabilitation. 20 ... Adults with intellectual disabilities are at high risk of acting aggressive and being sent to clinics due to their actions. The ... Individuals with intellectual disabilities can struggle with managing anger. When faced with aggression from individuals with ...
*  Diseases of poverty
... having a developmental disability, recent immigrants and people infected with HIV/AIDS. In Peru, poverty was found to be ... The disease burden of treatable childhood diseases in high-mortality, poor countries is 5.2% in terms of disability-adjusted ... Diseases of poverty is a term sometimes used to collectively describe diseases, disabilities, and health conditions that are ... a qualitative study of malaria and disability. Malaria Journal, 1115. Whitworth J, Morgan D, Quigley M, et al. (September 2000 ...
*  Active sitting
Research in Developmental Disabilities. 30 (6): 1420-7. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2009.07.002. PMID 19647395. Geffen van, Paul (2009) ... Disability & Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. 4 (6): 422-8. doi:10.3109/17483100903254553. Cherng, Rong-Ju; Lin, Hui-Chen ... professional judgment is required in prescribing dynamic seating for children and adults with disabilities. In some cases, ...