ERIC Number: EJ425653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Overlapping Symptoms of Substance Abuse and Learning Handicaps: Implications for Educators.
Fox, C. Lynn; Forbing, Shirley E.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v24 n1 p24-31,39 Jan 1991
The article examines the following issues: (1) overlapping symptoms of chemical impairment and learning handicap that may result in misdiagnosis; (2) student populations at high risk for chemical abuse; (3) preventive measures; and (4) intervention and treatment for chemically impaired students. A table of drug symptoms and a behavioral checklist are included. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A