ERIC Number: EJ487976
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Critical Issues in the Assessment of Attention Deficit Disorders in Children.
Shelton, Terri L.; Barkley, Russell A.
Topics in Language Disorders, v14 n4 p26-41 Aug 1994
This article summarizes the literature on attention deficit disorders (both with and without hyperactivity), diagnostic criteria, the disorder's prevalence, developmental course, and proposed etiologies. A conceptual framework for designing a comprehensive assessment battery is presented with specific attention to the relationship between attention deficits and language disorders. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: ADD and Its Relationship to Spoken and Written Language.