Developmental Disabilities

Intellectual Disability: 6.5 million people affected in the United States

By |November 1st, 2014|

Last month's article covered the diagnoses/conditions that fall under the umbrella of Developmental Disabilities.  This month begins a series of articles that will delve into each diagnosis/condition and starts with Intellectual Disability, the most common developmental disability, affecting approximately 6.5 million people in the United States.
Diagnosis
Intellectual disability is determined by onset before the age of […]

What Are Developmental Disabilities?

By |September 17th, 2014|

The subject of developmental disabilities and its wide ranging effects on our society is multi-layered and complex. In the months to come, as a part of this series we will cover various topics relating to the developmentally disabled. This article, being the first of the series, will begin with the basics, noting the definition and […]