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ADHD
aphasia
autism
concentrate
convergence
difficulty
disorder
dyscalculia
dysgraphia
dyslexia
dyspraxia
intelligence
iq
issue
ld
learning disabilities
mind
nonverbal
poor memory
problem
proccessing
sense
speech
verbal
wander

Learning disabilities Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Acronym for Attention Deficit Disorder ADD
Difficulty in learning to read Dyslexia
Difficulty with staying still Hyperactivity
Trouble with written expression Dysgraphia
Acronym for Auditory Processing Disorder ADP
Trouble with always being distracted Distractibility
Acronym for Visual Processing Issues VPI
Difficulty in making calculations Dyscalculia
Inability to perform particular actions Dyspraxia
Acronym for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD
Trouble with interpreting body language: _______ learning disabilies Nonverbal
Issues with mental skills that help you get things done: _______ functioning issues Executive

Learning Difficulties & Special Needs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Difficulty with words Dyslexia
Problems with sequences Dyscalculia
Difficulty with motor skills Dyspraxia
Alway on the go ADHD
Struggles with social interaction Autism
Sight Visual Impairment
Hearing Hearing Impairment
Most people have 5 Sensory Impairment
chromosome 21 Down's syndrome
movement and co-ordination cerebral palsy

Learning Disabilities Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a writing disorder name DYSGRAPHIA
a math disorder name DYSCALCULIA
a language-based reading disorder DYSLEXIA
type of instruction with clear goals & content EXPLICIT
a 12-step reading program for dyslexia WILSON
tutor quality that's key to working with dyslexics PATIENCE
teaching adjustments for LD ACCOMMODATIONS
the basis for processing impairments NEUROLOGICAL
expected duration for an LD LIFETIME
listening to 'voice in your head' strategy METACOGNITION
describes technology tools to adapt for an LD ASSISTIVE
an acronym for a visual story retelling method SCOOP
red blue or yellow filters and page overlays COLOURED
best reading process method for LDs STRUCTURED
symbol for word, syllable, or sound (phoneme) PHONOGRAM
a word recognition skill DECODING
formal testing done to diagnose an LD ASSESSMENT
what a learner often needs to get from a tutor FEEDBACK

Sibs Group Word Search

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Description

sensory disorder
asperger syndrome
compulisive disorder
speech
communication
cerebral palsy
ability
sleep
diet
insomnia
coordination
memory
motor fine skills
dysgraphia
hearing aids
processing disorder
visual perceptual
non verbal
hearing difficulties
flat foot
mental health
learning difficulty
anxiety
support
love
help
add
odd
dyscalculia
dyspraxia
dyslexia
down syndrome
autism
adhd
learning disability

Disability & Accessibility Awareness Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Anxiety
Neurological
Visual
Dysgraphia
Intellectual
Communication
Physical
ADHD
Dyscalculia
Dyslexia
Disability

Special Needs Word Search

Type
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Description

deprivation
therapist
therapies
adhd
add
hypoactive
hyperactive
symptoms
signs
diagnosis
dyslexia
disabled
challenged
intellectual
gifted
aphasia

Categories of Special Education Assessment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Least Restrictive Environment LRE
Individual Education Plan IEP
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act IDEA
Behavior Intervention Plan BIP
Mental Disabilities MD
Learning Disabilities LD
Emotional Disability ED
Hearing Impairment HI
Visual Impairment VI
Deaf-Blind D-B
Orthopedic Impairment OI
Other Health Impairment OHI
Traumatic Brain Injury TBI
Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder OCD
Physical Impairment PI
Mild Cognitive Impairment MiCI
Speech Language Impairment SLI

family challenges Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a temporary backward movement to an earlier stage of development regression
a dependence on a substance addiction
a collection of individuals who work together to explore and except there feelings support group
interferes with a childs ability to learn, listen, think, spea,k read, write, spell, or do math learning disability
learning disorder that prevents a child from understanding printed symbols dyslexia
attention deficit hyperactive disorder ADHD
attention deficit disorder ADD
have below average intelligence and skills mental retardation
affects the ability to communicate and interact with others autism
children show special abilites gifted
intentionally causeing injury to a child physical abuse
both physical and emotional neglect are possible neglect
inappropriate sexual behavior with a child sexual abuse
child care facility where troubled parents can go to recieve short term free child care crisis nursery

Language and Developmental Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A collective deficit in language comprehension and production. Aphasia
What form of aphasia is characterized by difficulty producing speech but has good comprehension Brocas
What region of the brain does Broca's area reside in ? Inferior frontal lobe
What form of Aphasia is characterized by difficulty with language comprehension that makes speech unintelligible but has good speech production ? Wernicke's
What region of the left superior temporal gyrus is Wernicke's area in ? Posterior
The total or near-total loss of the ability to comprehend or produce language Global Aphasia
A bundle of axons that may connect Wernicke's area to Broca's area Accurate Fasciculus
A life long disability attributable to mental and/or physical or a combination of mental and physical impairments, manifested prior to age 22. What is this the definition of? Developmental disability
At least how many area's of daily functioning must be affected to be considered in having a developmental disability? Three
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5
What is the name of a specific learning disability that manifests primarily as a difficulty with written language ? Dyslexia
What is it called when neurons are born in the sub-ventricular zone and venture out to reach their final destination? Neuronal Migration
What is called when there are clumps of neurons that never left the sub-ventricular zone? PNH
What disability is classified as mental retardation/ an intellectual disability and shows an uneven pattern of abilities and disabilities? Williams Syndrome
Which disorder is classified as a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of an extra 21st chromosome. Down Syndrome
What disorder is characterized by impairments in social interaction and communication ? Autism
Autistic children show less activation of which emotionally relevant neurons ? Mirror neurons
Under activation of fusiform face area in autism may cause what? Facial Blindness
Which disorder is generally considered to be a developmental disorder, it is largely neurological in nature, and affects approximately 5% of the worlds population? ADHD
ADHD typically occurs as a result of a neurological dysfunction in what area of the brain ? PFC
Any factor that causes malformations of an embryo is called? Teratogens
Fetal alcohol syndrome is estimated to occur in approximately how many births per 1000 births ? Two

Abnormal Psychology Ch.10 Crossword

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Description

Involves impairment in two fundamental behavior domains - deficits in social interactions and communications and restricted repetitive patterns of behavior, interests, and activites Autism
attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, autism, intellectual disabilities are all examples of what? neurodevelopmental disorder
70-85% of children with ADHD respond to this type of drug stimulant
children with ________ have below average IQ of 68 an have poor judgment, distractability, and difficulty understanding social cues fetal alcohol syndrome
Individuals with ______ have deficits in 1 or more academic skills specific learning disorder
____ is characterized by disorientation, recent memory loss, and clouding of attention Delirium
what is the gene that is most consistently linked with Alzheimer's disease apolipoprotein E
neurocognitive disorder that usually occurs later in life Major neurocognitive disorder
The most common specific learning disorder dyslexia
Rather than generating their own words the individual may echo what they had just heard. This is referred to as _____ echolalia
occurs when the blood supply to areas of the brain is blocked, causing tissue damage in the brain cerebrovascular disease
persistent difficulties in the acquisition and use of language and other means of communication communication disorder
____ is having deficits in using verbal and nonverbal communication for social purposes social communication disorder
children who have significant problems with speaking evenly and fluently have _____ disorder childhood onset fluency
sudden, rapid, recurrent, nonrhythmic motor movements or vocalizations Tic
a motor disorder involving fundamental deficits or significant delays in the development of basic motor skills is _____ disorder developmental coordination
repeating sounds and words palilalia
impairment of the ability to execute common actions such as waving apraxia
failure to recognize objects or people agnosia
filaments within nerve cells in the brain that are twisted and tangled neurofibrillary tangles
deposits of protein plaques
What we now call Alzheimer disease was first described in 1906
sudden damage to an area of the brain due to the blockage of blood flow or to hemorrhaging is ____ stroke
another common type of neurocognitive disorder is vascular NCD
various major and mild neurocognitive disorders and delirium neurocognitive disorders
formerly referred to as mental retardation intellectual disability
Nearly ___ genes affecting brain development and functioning have been implicated in the development in intellectual disability 300
________ disease also is carried by a recessive gene and occurs primarily in Jewish populations Tay sachs