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Learning disabilities information for teens health tips about academic skills disorders and other disabilities that affect learning including information about common signs of learning disabilities, school issues, learning to live with a learning disability, and other related issues by Omnigraphics, Inc

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Published .
Written in English


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  • Health aspects

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Edition Notes

SeriesTeen health series, Teen health series
LC ClassificationsRJ496.L4 L434 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 351 pages
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27229787M
ISBN 10078081472X
ISBN 109780780814721
LC Control Number2016056339

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Feb 08,  · The book seems most specifically addressed to the parents and service providers of children with more common learning disabilities than Down Syndrome. Yet it helped me to raise my hopes and standards of what to expect for outcomes of my son's transition as well. For example, with proper preparation, /5(8). Books shelved as teens-with-disabilities: The Orange Houses by Paul Griffin, Girls Like Us by Gail Giles, The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen, Leap. Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, 2nd Edition, describes the signs, causes, and diagnosis of learning disabilities, and discusses the effects of other disabilities and chronic conditions on learning. It also provides coping tips and information on academic issues, assistive technology, and laws that protect the rights of people with. Learning disabilities are challenges for teens that can cause low self-esteem, a root cause of depression, substance abuse, and other mental health issues. Learning disabilities often result in low self-esteem, which is a root cause of depression, substance abuse, and other mental health issues.

The following are recommended books for parents and educators on learning disabilities, ADHD, and other issues. This list is by no means exhaustive, but is intended to provide you with a starting point for increasing your knowledge. The links are to hisn-alarum.com where you can find more information about each book. Nov 22,  · Lily and the Mixed-up Letters, by Deborah Hodge Some children may not realize they have a learning disability until they are a little older, like Lily in Lily and the Mixed-up Letters. After acing kindergarten, Lily finds herself struggling in second grade as the letters jumble in her brain, Author: Samantha Darby. The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) has created a checklist of some common warning signs of learning disabilities. The NCLD notes that all children exhibit some of these behaviors at various times; what you are looking for is a consistent showing of a group of these behaviors. If, after reviewing the list, you have any concerns. The field of learning disabilities is considered to have emerged as a separate discipline in with the publication of the book Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child by neuropsychiatrist Alfred A. Strauss and Laura E. Lehtinen. The need to help students with these disabilities was first recognized on the federal level in , when Congress appropriated $1 million to train teachers for the mentally retarded.

The National Center for Learning Disabilities offers a checklist that parents might find helpful in evaluating if their teen could have a learning disability and in starting a conversation with them. It is important to note that most teens will exhibit some of the symptoms connected with learning disabilities. Find apps, games, and other tools to help kids with special needs and learning disabilities acquire and improve skills from communication and reading to math. This great interactive book has kids drag letters to the right place below a picture as the letters and words are sounded out. Best Books for Kids & Teens. Best Kindle, Tablet and. Aug 24,  · About 4 million American school children have diagnosed learning disabilities, varying from mild to severe. The most common kinds of learning disorders are: Dyslexia, trouble with reading and comprehension. (Dyslexia encompasses 80% of diagnosed learning disabilities.) Dysgraphia, difficulty with forming and recording written thoughts. National Center for Learning Disabilities. Research. Advocacy. Action. We’re working to create a society in which every individual possesses the academic, social and emotional skills needed to succeed in school, at work and in life.