ERIC Number: EJ480681
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Social Functioning in Adults with Learning Disabilities.
Vogel, Susan A.; Forness, Steven R.
School Psychology Review, v21 n3 p375-86 1992
Reviews literature on possible causes of social functioning deficits in adults with learning disabilities including language disorders, information processing deficits, and behavioral and/or attention problems. Discusses co-occurrence of social functioning deficits with nonverbal learning disability, and effects of educational isolation, dysfunctional family systems, and low self-esteem. Reviews clinical and data-based studies and intervention approaches used with adults. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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