mild mental retardation


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mild mental retardation

[′mīld ′ment·əl ‚rē‚tär′dā·shən]
(psychology)
Subnormal general intellectual functioning in which the intelligence quotient is approximately 52-67.
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The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of visual aids on underhand volleyball serve for children with mild mental retardation.
Mild mental retardation was found using WISCH (Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children Revised).
She experiences mild mental retardation but usually "passes" as someone without a disability.
The 13 participants with Williams syndrome, a genetic disorder that can bring developmental delays and mild mental retardation, along with an overly friendly and trusting personality, experienced a spike in both hormones when music played.
Individuals who have intellectual impairments either in isolation or as part of another disability such as Down Syndrome, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Mild Mental Retardation, Tourette Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Prader Willi Syndrome or others, and are 14 years old and above would be "really invaluable in helping us raise awareness of strategies medical students could use to enhance communication with these individuals", the school said.
He had received a myriad of diagnoses including, psychotic disorder, delusional disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, mild mental retardation, obsessive/compulsive traits, and pervasive developmental disorder (Aspergers disorder).
Mr Pope scored 67 and has 'mild mental retardation'.
Class IQ Profound mental retardation < 20 Severe mental retardation 20-34 Moderate mental retardation 35-49 Mild mental retardation 50-69 Borderline intellectual 70-80 functioning Data collection was done from (a) case record files in school, (b) general health check-up of children and by (c) interview method.
Oh, and they had individual diagnoses of either bipolar disorder, developmental disabilities, or mild mental retardation. The tagline certainly fit: The consumers we selected--and everyone we met in the casting process--were certainly not just their diagnoses.
The borderline intellectual functioning quotient of intelligence is from 67 to 83, mild mental retardation has IQ from 50-66, IQ of the moderate mental retardation is 33-49, IQ for the severe mental retardation is 16-32 and IQ for the profound mental retardation is below 16.
Most young adults here express that they do not want to work outside because they have a lot of friends in sheltered workshops, and some of the young adults, especially those with mild mental retardation, quit their jobs after working a couple of weeks outside because they did not like the jobs ...
Denise Anderson chose not to allow mild mental retardation to define her life.