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Dictionary of developmental disabilities terminology

Author: Pasquale J Accardo; Barbara Y Whitman; Jennifer A Accardo
Publisher: Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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More than 4,000 disability terms, with clear, accurate, jargon-free definitionsùthat's what professionals will get in the third edition of this bestselling dictionary, the go-to disability reference since its first edition was published in 1996. A diverse team of experts carefully reviewed and revised every entry in this new edition, making each definition as user friendly and up to date as possible.
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pasquale J Accardo; Barbara Y Whitman; Jennifer A Accardo
ISBN: 9781598570700 1598570706
OCLC Number: 670176120
Description: xx, 512 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface --
Guide to the Dictionary; A: A Not B Error to AYP; B: Babbling to BVMGT; C: CA to Cytomegalovirus (CMV); D: DA to DYT; E: E Trisomy to Eye Hand Coordination; F: Fabry Disease to FYI; G: G Factor to Gyrus; H: H and P to Hz; I: I and R to IVIG; J: Jacksonian Seizure to Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA); K: Kabar to Kyphosis; L: La Leche League to Lymphonodular Hyperplasia; M: MA to MZ Twins; N: NACD to Nystatin; O: OAD to Oxycephaly; P: PA to Pyridoxine Deficiency; Q: QALY to Quickening; R: Radial Palmar Grasp to Ruvalcaba-Myre Syndrome; S: Saccade to SYSTEMS; T: TABS to Tyrosinemia; U: UA to Uzgiris-Hunt Ordinal Scales of Psychological Development; V: VA Shunt to VZV; W: Waardenburg Syndrome to WVAST; X: Xeroderma Pigmentosum to XYY Syndrome; Y: Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale (Y-BOC) to Yutopar; Z: Zantac to Zygomatic Bone; Bibliography.
Responsibility: edited by Pasquale J. Accardo and Barbara Y. Whitman ; with Jennifer A. Accardo [and others] ; illustrations by Tony Stubblefield.

Abstract:

More than 4,000 disability terms, with clear, accurate, jargon-free definitionsùthat's what professionals will get in the third edition of this bestselling dictionary, the go-to disability reference since its first edition was published in 1996. A diverse team of experts carefully reviewed and revised every entry in this new edition, making each definition as user friendly and up to date as possible.

The ultimate reference for anyone who cares for or works with individuals with developmental disabilities, this dictionary is also the perfect complement to any course on disability. Professionals from a wide range of disciplines will have the fast, reliable information they need to provide effective services to children and families. --Book Jacket.

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