ERIC Number: EJ372098
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Psychiatric Aspects of High Giftedness.
Schmidt, Martin M.
Gifted International, v4 n2 p42-50 1987
The article reviews the current state of research and theories about the correlation between high giftedness and mental illness or disorder in children. Nine possible explanations for the simultaneous occurrence of these conditions are enumerated. Three recent studies are described and aspects of prevention suggested by their findings are discussed. (VW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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