1 edition of Implications for professional practice in mental retardation. found in the catalog.
Implications for professional practice in mental retardation.
Written in English
|Statement||Ruth Wickney, editor.|
|Contributions||Wickney, Ruth, ed., Connecticut. Office of Mental Retardation., United States. Public Health Service. Division of Chronic Diseases.|
|LC Classifications||HV3004 .I45|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||168|
|LC Control Number||68066450|
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This comprehensive manual is the ultimate consolidated source of major findings from psychological science and practice in the field of mental retardation.
The contributing authors address a broad range of topics—adaptive behavior, neuropsychology, biological factors in prevention and treatment, psychometrics, cultural and legal considerations, sexuality, and interdisciplinary collaboration in Pages: Manual of Diagnosis and Professional Practice in Mental Retardation Hardcover – July 1, by John W.
Jacobson (Editor), James A. Mulick (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(1). The context of Social Security Administration's disability determination process for mental retardation. Unpublished paper written for the Committee on Disability Determination for Mental Retardation.
Department of Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago. Begab MJ. Impact of education on social work students' knowledge and attitudes about mental retardation.
Am J Ment Defic. May; 74 (6)– Prothero JC, Ehlers WH. Social work students' attitude and knowledge changes following study of programmed materials. Am J Author: Roeher Ga. Intellectual disability, sometimes called cognitive disability, formerly referred to as mental retardation, is described as a disability characterized by significant deficits both in intellectual.
COMMITTEE CHARGE. Specifically, the committee has been asked to (a) examine the adequacy of the SSA definition of mental retardation, (b) comment on the current procedures for assessing intellectual capabilities and indicate how best to make that assessment consistent with current science and professional practice, (c) discuss the issue of adaptive behavior and its assessment consistent with.
The implications for future identification and classification in mental retardation, teacher training, and the delivery of services and supports is discussed. View Show abstract. These areas now encompass many aspects of cognition, language, social and adaptive functioning, as well as of maladaptive behavior and psychopathology.
In addition to a focus on individuals with mental retardation themselves, familial and other "ecological" factors have influenced developmental approaches to mental retardation. To address the many misunderstandings about intelligence and its assessment, this chapter covers the following topics: (1) intelligence theory and test use from a historical perspective; (2) intelligence tests used commonly in the diagnosis of mental retardation; (3) assessment conditions that affect examinees' assessed cognitive performance; (4) the use of total test scores, like full-scale IQs, and Author: Daniel J.
Reschly, Tracy G. Myers, Christine R. Hartel. Confirmation of intellectual disability diagnosis. Based on the information obtained through case history, observation, and testing, ID could be coded into any of the six categories such as mild, moderate, severe, profound, other, and unspecified mental by: 1.
The goal of professional practice is to empower families in coping with the catastrophic stressor of mental retardation. Such an approach recognizes the strengths and resources of families, which have often been minimized in the past, and fosters new collaborative modes of family-professional by: Mental Retardation Management and Prognosis Article (PDF Available) in Pediatrics in Review 27(7); quiz August with 4, Reads How we measure 'reads'.
Definitions of mental retardation are based on formulations developed by international leaders in the field (e.g., American Association on Mental Retardation (AAMR), American Psychiatric Association). According to the AAMR definition, Mental retardation refers to substantial limitations in present functioning.
It is characterized by significantly subaverage intellectual functioning, existing. mental retardation, below average level of intellectual functioning, usually defined by an IQ of below 70 to 75, combined with limitations in the skills necessary for daily living.
Daily living skills include such things as communication, the ability to care for oneself, and the ability to work.
This comprehensive manual is the ultimate consolidated source of major findings from psychological science and practice in the field of mental retardation. The contributing authors address a broad range of topics—adaptive behavior, neuropsychology, biological factors in prevention and treatment, psychometrics, cultural and legal considerations, sexuality, and interdisciplinary collaboration in 5/5(1).
Stanford-Binet & WAIS IQ Differences and Their Implications for Adults with Intellectual Disability (aka Mental Retardation) Article (PDF Available) in Intelligence 38(2) March The Renaming of Mental Retardation: Understanding the Change to the Term Intellectual Disability Article (PDF Available) in Intellectual and developmental disabilities 45(2) April This book presents a comprehensive treatment of religion as a variable in mental health and psychological treatment.
A collection of esays from the foremost authorities in the field, it examines the ways in which religion may be addressed in clinical practice and offers a thorough appreciation of the history of the antagonism and overlap between the two perspectives and of the psychological.
However, only % supported mainstreaming for students with educable mental retardation. In an additional study, % of a sample of 23 teachers expressed a willingness to teach students with a variety of disabilities, but not students with severe disabilities or mental retardation.
Therefore, the results from the survey gave mixed indications. mental retardation has undergone seven official changes as recognized by the American Association on Mental Retardation (AAMR) (Hallahan & Kauffman, ).
In an IQ score of 85 was recognized as the upper cut-off for mental retardation (Robinson, Patton, Polloway, & Sargent, ).
In the revised definition set the upper. Reconsidering the construct of mental retardation: Implications of a model of social competence.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, 96(4), and J.A. Mulick (eds.), Manual of diagnosis and professional practice in mental retardation (pp.
). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. The National Academies. The merging of adaptive behavior and intelligence: Implications for the field of mental retardation.
In R. L. Schalock (Ed.), Adaptive behavior and its assessment: Implications for the field of mental retardation (pp. 43 — 60). Washington, DC: American Association on Mental Retardation Cited by: In fact, inthe American Association on Mental Retardation, the oldest interdisciplinary professional association, sinceand leader in the terminology and classification of intellectual disability, became the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD).