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Flashcards in Child Development Deck (6)
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1

Do genes play a larger role in intelligence for children from high or low SES homes

High
The environment is already optimized for them

2

What age does IQ become more stable?

6 years old

3

Components of a psycho-educational assessment

IQ tests (intelligence)
Achievement testing (what can a child do in academic subjects)
Adaptive skills (practical daily living skills)
Executive function
Memory
Behaviour assessment

4

Impoverished children are at risk for...

Academic issues/low academic achievement
Social problems and behavioural issues
Poor health and well being
Health
Developmental delay

5

Toxic Stress

Poorly controlled stress response
Overly active and slow to shut down

6

3 types of adaptive deficits

Conceptual (academic)
Social
Practical (self-management across life settings)