Disabilities Under IDEA

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Disabilities Under IDEA by Mind Map: Disabilities Under IDEA

1. Autism

1.1. significantly affecting verbal and nonverbal communication and social interaction

1.2. generally evident before age three

1.3. repetitive activities and stereotyped movements

1.4. resistance to environmental change or change in daily routine

1.5. unusual responses to sensory experiences

2. Deaf-Blindness

2.1. the combination of which causes such severe communication and other developmental and educational needs that they cannot be accommodated in special education programs solely for children with deafness or childre with blindness

3. Deafness

3.1. impairment so severe that a child is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification, that affects the child's educational performance

4. Developmental Delay

4.1. delay in one or more of the following areas: physical development; cognitive development; communication; social or emotional development; or adaptive [behavior] development

5. Hearing Impairment

5.1. impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child's educational performance but is not included under the definition of "deafness"

6. Multiple Disabilities

6.1. simultaneous impairments such as intellectual disability-blindness

6.2. so severe they cannot be accommodated for one impairment

7. Orthopedic Impairment

7.1. severe impairment that affects a child's educational performance

7.2. congenital impairments

7.3. diseases such as bone tuberculosis

7.4. other such as cerebral palsy, amputations, an fractures or burns that cause contractures

8. Specific Learning Disability

8.1. Case Study: nick

9. Traumatic Brain Injury

9.1. an aquired injury to the brain caused by an external physical force, resulting in total or partial functional disability or psychosocial impairment, or both, that adversely affects a child's educational performance

9.2. applies to both open and closed head injuries resulting in impairments such as language; memory; attention; sensory; attention

10. Visual Impairment Blindness

10.1. Impairment in vision the, even with correction, adversely affects a child's educational performance. Both partial sight and blindness

11. Intellectual Disability

11.1. significant subaverage general intellectual functioning

11.2. existing deficits in adaptive behavior

11.3. manifested during developmental period which adversely affects a child's behavior

12. Other Health Impairment

12.1. limited strength

12.2. heighten alertness to enviornement

12.3. chronic or acute health problems such as asthma, ADD, ADHD, diabetes, epilepsy, heart conditions and others

12.3.1. Case Study: ellie

13. Speech or Language Impairment

13.1. stuttering

13.2. impaired articulation

13.3. language impairment

13.4. voice impairment that affects educational performance

14. Emotional Disturbance

14.1. conditions exhibit one or more of the following over a long period of time and adversely affects a child's educational performance

14.1.1. inability to learn that cannot be explained by intellectual, sensory or health factors

14.1.2. an inability to build or maintain satisfactory interpersonal relationships

14.1.3. inappropriate types of behavior or feeling under normal circumstances

14.1.4. a general pervasive mood of unhappiness or depression

14.1.5. a tendency to develop physical symptoms or fears associated with personal or school problems

14.2. Case Study: megan