Psychiatry in Learning Disability

Synopsis

This text describes and defines the field of psychiatry in learning disability in children, adults and the elderly. Thoroughly examines the concepts of learning disability, IQ, and Intelligence and Assessment. Also offers a discussion of specific conditions in relation to learning disability in areas of autism, asperger's syndrome, schizophrenia and more.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Michael Berger
  • Douglas A. Spencer
  • Margaret Walker
  • Shoumitro Deb
  • Andrew H. Reid
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Edinburgh
Publication year:
  • 1997