ERIC Number: ED034326
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Brain-Injured Children; With Special References to Doman-Delacato Methods of Treatment.
Thomas, Evan W.; LeWinn, Edward B.
Contents include a definition of brain injury and cerebral palsy, discussions of the pathology of cerebral palsy, incidence and prevalence of cerebral palsy, mental retardation, epilepsy, behavioral disorders, dyslexia, and a summary and conclusions on the problem of brain injury. Attention is also given to the controversy over brain injury as a diagnosis, the background and interpretation of neurological organization, an evaluation of neurological functions, the principles and methods of Doman-Delacato therapeutic programs, and evaluation of the results of treatment of brain injury in children. There are 218 references. (LE)
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Cerebral Dominance, Cerebral Palsy, Environmental Influences, Epilepsy, Etiology, Exceptional Child Education, Learning Disabilities, Medical Evaluation, Mental Retardation, Neurological Impairments, Neurological Organization, Program Evaluation, Sensory Training, Therapy
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 301-327 East Lawrence Ave., Springfield, Illinois 62703
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