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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

Sibs Group Word Search

Type
Word Search
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

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

Type
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

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

Mental illness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Relating to disorders of the mind Mind
A disorder that affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave clearly. Schizophrenia
a chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Dementia
A state of confusion Disorder
A state of being free from illness or injury Health
a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts. Autism
a physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities. Disability
Hallucinations are where someone sees, hears, smells, tastes or feels things that don't exist outside their mind. Hallucinations
A mental health disorder characterised by feelings of worry, anxiety or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one's daily activities. Anxiety disorder
a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Depression
showing wild, apparently deranged, excitement and energy Manic
medical care given to a patient for an illness or injury. Treatment
a mental condition marked by alternating periods of elation and depression. Bipolar disorder
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder. Therapy
the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally Suicide
the identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. Diagnosis
a person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field Specialist
relating to a person's emotions. Emotional
deliberate injury to oneself Self- harm
a failure of a relationship or system. Breakdown
a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically worked into an organized system. Paranoia
the state of being unstable; lack of stability. Instability
A mental condition in which you are so upset or so unhappy that you cannot look after yourself Nervous breakdown
An illness caused by witnessing or experiencing a traumatic event, often used as a basis for a legal compensation claim Nervous shock
Obsessive compulsive disorder OCD
Post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD
A tendency to have extreme and unexpected changes of emotion of behaviour Split personality