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Intellectual disability (ID), also known as general learning disability, and mental retardation (MR), is a generalized neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by significantly impaired intellectual and adaptive functioning. It is defined by an IQ score under 70 in addition to deficits in two or more ...

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Definition of Intellectual Disability. Intellectual disability is a disability characterized by significant limitations in both intellectual functioning and in adaptive ...

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Intellectual disability encompasses the “cognitive” part of this definition, that is, a disability that is broadly related to thought processes. Because intellectual and ...

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The first official AAIDD definition and classification manual on intellectual disability was published in 1910 (Committee on Classification of the Feebleminded, ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/mental-retardation.html

If a kid has an intellectual disability, it means that he or she learns and develops more slowly than other kids. At one time, intellectual disabilities were called ...

www.specialeducationguide.com/disability-profiles/intellectual-disability

Definition. Intellectual disability, formerly labeled “mental retardation,” is defined by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) as “significantly ...

www.thearc.org/learn-about/intellectual-disability

Intellectual disability is a below-average cognitive ability with three (3) ... and the fact that a person with a developmental disability definition may or may not ...

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Intellectual disability affects about one percent of the population, and of those about 85 percent have mild intellectual disability. Males are more likely than ...

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To diagnose an intellectual disability, professionals look at the person's ... Definition of “Intellectual Disability” under IDEA.