extensive pervasive Emphasis on interaction between person and environment in determining level of functioning Adaptive Behavior Criteria
Adaptive functioning: how effectively an individual copes with ordinary life demands and how capable he/she is of living independently and abiding by community standards MR criteria: Impairment in two or
more areas Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales Assesses adaptive behavior (birth-18 years) Sub-domains: Communication
Daily Living Skills Socialization Motor Skills Adaptive Behavior Composite Age Criteria
Must be evident before age 18 Why? Developmental Disorder Rule Out: Adult Degenerative Diseases Does our patient meet criteria for mental retardation?
Diagnostic Criteria IQ at or below 70 Intelligence testing = 68 IQ Significant impairment in 2 or
more areas of adaptive functioning Impairments in communication, daily living skills, socialization Onset before age 18 Pt is 11 years old Classification of
Patient Axis I: No diagnosis Axis II: Mental Retardation (mild) Axis III: None Reported Axis IV: History of child abuse, removed from home, foster care placement Axis V: 65 (current) Parent Reactions
What does this mean? Can they still go to college? Who will take care of my child when I die? Will they be institutionalized?
Concerns about stigma Dont tell the school! Diagnosis refusal/denial Specific concerns
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