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By Bruce F. Pennington

From a relied on professional within the box, this authoritative paintings offers an obtainable evaluation of what studying issues are, how they strengthen, and the way to diagnose and deal with them successfully. the writer provides the most up-tp-date neuroscientific wisdom on quite a number stipulations, together with dyslexia, autism spectrum issues, attention-deficit/hyperactivity sickness, and others. Practitioners achieve very important insights and instruments for making feel of kid's impairments and strengths, amassing and studying diagnostic info from a number of assets, and linking analysis to evidence-based interventions. the second one version has been considerably revised and improved to mirror major medical and learn advances.

 

New to This Edition

*Covers extra issues: highbrow incapacity, arithmetic disease, and developmental coordination ailment, plus a bankruptcy on much less well-validated disorders.

*New case illustrations and a spotlight on empirically dependent practice.

*Now grounded in a a number of cognitive-deficit version of studying problems, changing the previous edition's modular, single-deficit model.

*An illuminating bankruptcy on debatable cures separates myths from facts.

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