By Bruce F. Pennington
From a depended on specialist within the box, this authoritative paintings presents an available evaluate of what studying problems are, how they advance, and the way to diagnose and deal with them successfully. the writer provides the most up-tp-date neuroscientific wisdom on more than a few stipulations, together with dyslexia, autism spectrum issues, attention-deficit/hyperactivity affliction, and others. Practitioners achieve important insights and instruments for making experience of children's impairments and strengths, amassing and reading diagnostic info from a number of resources, and linking prognosis to evidence-based interventions. the second one version has been considerably revised and elevated to mirror major medical and study advances. New to This Edition*Covers extra problems: highbrow incapacity, arithmetic sickness, and developmental coordination illness, plus a bankruptcy on much less well-validated disorders.*New case illustrations and attention on empirically dependent practice.*Now grounded in a a number of cognitive-deficit version of studying issues, changing the previous edition's modular, single-deficit model.*An illuminating bankruptcy on arguable cures separates myths from proof.