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failure to meet developmental and sociocultural standards for personal independence and social responsibility

deficits in adaptive functioning

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deficits in adaptive fxn may lead to limitations in which ADL (3)

1. communication
2. independent living
3. social participation

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when is the onset of intellectual and adaptive deficits?

during the developmental period

4

measuring intellectual fxn (3)

1. Wechsler Intelligence scales for children
2. standford binet
3. kaufman assessment battery for children

5

IQ of mild mental retardation

50-70

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IQ of moderate retardation

35-55

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IQ of severe retardation

20-40

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IQ of profound retardation

below 20-25

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when is criteria B met?

when 1 domain is sufficiently impaired that ongoing support is needed

10

adaptive functioning scales

vineland adaptive behavior scales

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specifiers are strongly influenced by adaptive functioing or IQ?

adaptive fxn

12

ppl with mild impairment may nee support in which practical domains?

1. health care and legal decisions
2. raising a family

13

most intellectual disability falls under what category

mild

14

a kid who lags behind in every conceptual domain, adult academics are at elementary level

moderate disability

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is maladaptive behavior present in moderate disability

yes, it can be

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physical world rather than symbolic process

profound disability

17

main risk factor for intellectual disability

biological or psychosocial, or combo of both

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what % have an unknown etiology for intellectual disability

30-40%

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when is dx of intellectual disability made

when criteria are met

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what co-morbid conditions can have 3-4x risk of intellectual disability

1. mental health disorders
2. CP
3. epilepsy