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What are the 4 rules to describe disabilities?

Emphasis abilities, avoid negative words, exercising patience, ask if help is needed

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What is demographics?

Statistical data relating to the population and particular groups within it

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What is Cultural competence?

The ability of individuals and systems to respond respectfully and efficiently to people of all cultures

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What is specific learning difficulties?

in a specific area of learning such as dyslexia

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What is physical conditions?

Cystic fibrosis, cerebalpalsy, spina bifida, sickle cell disease

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What is physical impairments?

Difficulties with movement, mobility or coordination

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What is learning difficulties?

vary in severity and caused in many ways, such as brain damage or syndrome

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What is emotional and social difficulties?

Fear, depression, poor self esteem, isolation, loneliness

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What is sensory impairments?

Visual or hearing

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What is speech and language difficulties?

Stuttering delayed speech development

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What is behavioural difficulties?

attention deficit disorder, attention hyperactivity deficit disorder

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What is a early intervention program?

A program for infants and toddlers with disabilities ages birth through age 2 years, and their families