Differential Diagnosis and Treatment for Specific Learning Disabilities Across Development

Format
CE Credits
3
Exam Items
16
Description

Use of developmental, learning, and phenotyping profiles profiles for treatment-relevant, differential diagnosis of developmental and learning disabilities and within learning disabilities of dysgraphia, dyslexia, OWL LD, and dyscalculia is explained.      

Part of the APA Online Academy Professional Development Presentation Campus.  

Learning Objectives
  • Distinguish between developmental disabilities, defined on the basis of profiles of five developmental domains, and specific learning disabilities, defined on the basis of profiles of academic learning skills and hallmark phenotypes (behavioral expressions of genes) associated with each one.

  • Identify assessment measures and clinical thinking involved in differential diagnosis and treatment planning for dysgraphia, dyslexia, OWL LD, and dyscalculia.          
              

Instructor(s)
Virginia Berninger, PhD
Price
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