ERIC Number: EJ454465
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Neurobiology and Neuropsychology of Adult Learning Disorders.
Bigler, Erin D.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v25 n8 p488-506 Oct 1992
The area of adult learning disabilities is reviewed from a neurobiological and neuropsychological perspective. The paper covers possible pathophysiologic bases in dyslexia, neurobehavioral disorders that may coexist with learning disorders, neuropsychological assessment methods, treatment in the context of brain plasticity and recovery of function, and neurologic factors commonly subserving learning disability and emotional dysfunction. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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