Adult Learning Disorders: Contemporary Issues by Lorraine E. Wolf,Hope E. Schreiber,Jeanette Wasserstein

By Lorraine E. Wolf,Hope E. Schreiber,Jeanette Wasserstein

Recent advances in neuroimaging and genetics applied sciences have more advantageous our knowing of neurodevelopmental problems in adults. The authors during this quantity not just talk about such advances as they observe to adults with studying issues, but in addition tackle their translation into scientific perform.


One cluster of chapters addresses developmental issues as teenagers and youth with studying issues technique younger maturity. specialists speak about dyslexia, language-based and writing problems, might be the main extensively studied team of studying problems, from the perspective of neuroimaging and genetic underpinnings. Chapters at the neuroscience of nonverbal, math and government functionality problems also are included.


Clinically-oriented chapters with case reviews, ideas for lodging, and concerns for overview stick with. examine of specialised populations - comparable to overdue highschool scholars, university, scientific and legislation scholars - extra reveal how our elevated wisdom base will be appropriate to medical perform. The heterogeneity of adults with studying issues, the complexity in their scientific presentation and co-existing issues are addressed from either a systematic and scientific perspective demonstrating how empirical study and scientific perform tell each one other.


This quantity will improve the perform of clinicians and educators operating with adults with neurodevelopmental issues, in addition to offering crucial present details for researchers of adults with studying disorders.

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