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*  National Down Syndrome Congress
... rather than generalized intellectual or cognitive disabilities. Though originally based in Illinois, the national headquarters ... as well as professionals who work in the disability field; the Youth & Adults Conference, for teens and adults with Down ...
*  Intellectual disability
... is subdivided into syndromic intellectual disability, in which intellectual deficits associated with ... intellectual disability is more accurately considered a disability rather than a disease. Intellectual disability can be ... Clinically, intellectual disability is a subtype of cognitive deficit or disabilities affecting intellectual abilities, which ... It is now usually subdivided into two categories, known as severe intellectual disability and moderate intellectual disability ...
*  X-linked intellectual disability
... accounts for ~16% of all cases of intellectual disability in males. Several X-linked syndromes ... X-linked intellectual disability (previously known as X-linked mental retardation) refers to forms of intellectual disability ... "X-linked intellectual disability: Unique vulnerability of the male genome". Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews. 15 (4 ... Unlike many other types of intellectual disability, the genetics of these conditions are relatively well understood. It has ...
*  Intellectual disability sport classification
Ability to row will depend on the severity of the intellectual disability." Rowers with an intellectual disability can compete ... sportspeople with intellectual disabilities are integrated into competitions with other disability and non-disability ... Many people with intellectual disabilities also have hearing or vision related disabilities. People with Down syndrome often ... Intellectual disability sport classification is a classification system used for disability sport that allows people with ...
*  Sexual abuse and intellectual disability
Other studies suggest 68% of girls with intellectual disabilities and 30% of boys with intellectual disabilities will be ... "The experience of sexuality in adults with intellectual disability". Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. doi:10.1111/ ... Not all factors will apply to all people with intellectual disabilities, and some are not exclusive to people with intellectual ... People with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities, and those with additional physical disabilities, form the majority of ...
*  Epilepsy-intellectual disability in females
... two-thirds of PCDH19 gene-related epilepsy patients have borderline intellectual functioning or intellectual disability, while ... Epilepsy-intellectual disability in females also known as PCDH19 gene-related epilepsy or epileptic encephalopathy, early ... Stevenson RE, Holden KR, Rogers RC, Schwartz CE (May 2012). "Seizures and X-linked intellectual disability". Eur J Med Genet. ... Some of the girls showed developmental regression with intellectual disabilities that ranged from mild to profound. The ...
*  Journal of Intellectual Disabilities
The Journal of Intellectual Disabilities is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in the field of ... The Journal of Intellectual Disabilities is abstracted and indexed in: Social Sciences Citation Index Arts & Humanities ... healthcare and nursing as related to intellectual disabilities. The journal's editor-in-chief is Owen Barr (Nursing Research ...
*  International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability
This is based on the American Association for Intellectual and Developmental Disability definition of Intellectual Disability. ... Athletes with an intellectual disability are characterised by an IQ of 75 or below, significant limitations in Adaptive ... In 1989, the 1st World Games for Athletes with an Intellectual Disability were held in Harnosand, Sweden and in 1992, ... With the re-inclusion of athletes with an intellectual disability into Paralympic competition, it was decided to move the ...
*  Spanish Federation of Sportspeople with Intellectual Disabilities
... claimed all members of the Spanish intellectual disability sport delegation at the Games actually had intellectual disabilities ... it soon became a catchall organization representing multiple disability types including people with intellectual disabilities. ... It focuses on intellectual disabilities, one of two in the country to do so nationally. It has a high performance focus. FEDDI ... The organization is one of two in the country that support sportspeople with intellectual disabilities. The other is the ...
*  Intellectual disability and higher education in the United States
The researchers compare findings on people with disabilities, with cognitive disabilities and no disabilities. They found that ... and intellectual disabilities in secondary settings". Education and Training in Developmental Disabilities. 39: 54-66. Grigal, ... "Postsecondary inclusion for individuals with an intellectual disability and its effects on employment". Journal of Intellectual ... Traditionally, students with intellectual disabilities (ID) in the United States have not engaged in post-secondary education ( ...
*  Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability
The Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability is a multidisciplinary journal in the field of intellectual and ... developmental disability and the official journal of the Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability. The editor in chief ... Official website Australasian Society for the Study of Intellectual Disability. ...
*  Disabilities affecting intellectual abilities
These disabilities may appear at any age. Intellectual disability, also known as general learning disability, and previously ... including intellectual disability, deficits too mild to properly qualify as intellectual disability, various specific ... Both dementia and intellectual disability are defined by neurologists as having an IQ that is two standard deviations below ... Intellectual disability must have appeared in the developmental period, not only as an adult. By contrast, people with ...
*  Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
... and the disability provisions of the Help America Vote Act. Organizationally, the Administration on Developmental Disabilities ... ADD's mission is to improve and increase services to and assure that individuals with developmental disabilities have ... The Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) is the United States federal agency responsible for implementation and ... administration of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (DD Act) ...
*  American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD). Established in 1963, IDD is a multidisciplinary journal of policy, practices ... American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AJIDD). Established in 1896, AJIDD is a multidisciplinary ... 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 ...
*  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. ... 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 ... syndrome Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder Finnish heritage disease INCL Inclusion Learning disability Intellectual disability ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Child and Adolescent: Intellectual Disability
"Health ... Intellectual Disability" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ... American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) An international association that promotes ... Enhances the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) by providing opportunities for ... and universal human rights for people with intellectual disabilities. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Child and Adolescent: Intellectual Disability: Research
Conducts research and education into the area of intellectual disability/mental retardation. (Dunedin, New Zealand) ... International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) ... J P Das Developmental Disabilities Centre Provides details of research, student training, publications, and clinical services ... Coordinates and conducts research related to human development, mental retardation, and developmental disabilities. Links for ...
*  Glutathione synthetase deficiency
... intellectual disability; and a loss of coordination (ataxia). Some people with severe glutathione synthetase deficiency also ...
*  Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
... to over 3,000 persons with disabilities. These disabilities include: • Down Syndrome • Intellectual disability • Autism • ... a theater group of adults and children who have either an intellectual disability or a mental illness was formed. The group ... among various other services to individuals who have been diagnosed with a mental illness or developmental disabilities of all ...
*  Epidemiology of autism
Intellectual disability. The fraction of autistic individuals who also meet criteria for intellectual disability has been ... When only one identical twin is autistic, the other often has learning or social disabilities. For adult siblings, the risk of ... A review of the "rising autism" figures compared to other disabilities in schools shows a corresponding drop in findings of ... A 2009 study reported that the annual incidence rate of Israeli children with a diagnosis of ASD receiving disability benefits ...
*  History of psychiatric institutions
"Japanese Eugenic Sterilization, Newsletter of the Network on Ethics and Intellectual Disability, Vol.3, No.1 [Fall 1997], pp.1- ... Intellectual Disability ). A process of indirect cost-shifting may have led to a form of "re-institutionalization" through the ... "The Disability Rights Movement: From Deinstitutionalization to Self-determination. University Press of America. Domino ME, ... Gary D. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, Michael Bury: Handbook of Disability Studies, p.20 [1] "Mental Health History Timeline ...
*  Autism
Intellectual disability. The percentage of autistic individuals who also meet criteria for intellectual disability has been ... In comparison, for PDD-NOS the association with intellectual disability is much weaker, and by definition, the diagnosis of ... The disturbance must not be better accounted for by Rett syndrome, intellectual disability or global developmental delay. ICD- ... A differential diagnosis for ASD at this stage might also consider intellectual disability, hearing impairment, and a specific ...
*  List of sporting scandals
The fallout from this scandal saw all events for athletes with intellectual disabilities removed from the next two Summer ... "Intellectual disability ban ends". BBC News. 21 November 2009. Retrieved 26 September 2015. http://www.theage.com.au/rugby- ... and won the gold medal in the Basketball ID event despite the majority of players not having an intellectual disability. ... members of the gold medal-winning Spanish basketball team at the 2000 Summer Paralympics were revealed to have no disability. ...
*  Pitt-Hopkins syndrome
Intellectual disability is severe. Language is absent or limited to only a few words. Stereotypic movements particularly of the ...
*  2009 IPC Swimming European Championships
"Intellectual disability ban ends". BBC News. 21 November 2009. Retrieved 26 September 2015. "Medal Standings" (PDF). IPC. ... The 2009 Championships was the first IPC-run event where intellectual disability athletes were allowed to compete since the ... The classifications for swimming are: Visual impairment S11-S13 Intellectual impairment S14 Other disability S1-S10 (Freestyle ... Games cheating by the Spanish basketball team resulted in the banning of all events for athletes with intellectual disabilities ...
*  Heidewaldstadion
The stadium also hosted a game of the 4th World Football Championships for para-athletes with an intellectual disability ( ...
*  Adaptive Physical Education Australia
Intellectual disabilities are defined, by the American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD), as a ... "Definition of Intellectual Disability". American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. "What is Down ... Students with intellectual disabilities need to have APE programs that are appropriately designed and take into consideration ... Impairments and disabilities for APE students can vary or may even coexist with more than one disability. A students physical ...