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By John W. Jacobson, James A. Mulick, Johannes Rojahn

This publication presents easy-to-access, trustworthy, updated info at the a number of advances in study, overview, therapy, and repair supply for clinicians, teachers, directors and different psychological overall healthiness execs. It examines concerns surrounding highbrow and developmental disabilities in a real-world sociopolitical framework. additionally, the ebook summarizes the most important domain names and rising subspecialties of this tremendous zone into one worthwhile reference and so bargains quite a lot of evaluate and diagnostic instruments and strategies, together with cognitive and adaptive habit assessments.

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