Flashcards in 2.6 - Psychological, Social, + Developmental Issues Deck (7)
Is the individuals with cleft palates and lips an homogenous population?
What does cleft palates and lips depend on?
- Facial differences
- Range of severity
Does having a cleft lip and plate delay IQ?
There is no delay in IQ in general
- Syndromes with cleft palate only might have a delay
What do teachers typically think about individuals with cleft palate and lips?
Teachers will think they are delayed but really it is just a speech problem
In regards to social skills for children, what can cleft palate cause?
- Child is socially inhibited (especially girls)
- Difficulty initiating and maintaining friendships
What are the main factors for negative views by other children?
- Severity of cleft