Disorders of psychological development
Disorders of psychological development often followed by associated problems, such as difficulties in reading and spelling, abnormalities in interpersonal relationships, and emotional and behavioural disorders.
Some particular functions are below the appropriate level for its mental age but child retains general intelligence.
Developmental disorders of speech and language may have onset during infancy or childhood, biological maturation of the central nervous system and early presentation of impairment or delay in development of functions affected include language, visuospatial skills, and motor coordination.
Developmental disorders of scholastic skills
The normal patterns of skill acquisition are disturbed from the early stages of development, accompanied with spelling difficulties and remain into adolescence even after some progress in reading has been made; associated emotional and behavioural disturbances during the school age period; a specific impairment in arithmetical skills, the deficit concerns mastery of basic computational skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division rather than of the more abstract mathematical skills, no result of general mental retardation or inadequate schooling.
Pervasive developmental disorders with abnormalities in reciprocal social interactions and in patterns of communication, and mental retardation require educational correction, management of behaviour, help for families and individual psychotherapy.
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