International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilities, Volume 55 provides a scholarly look at research on the causes, effects, classification systems and syndromes of developmental disabilities. Chapters in this new release include topics such as, Sensory Dysfunction Across Developmental Disabilities, The Role of natural communication partners in early communicate interventions for children with IDD, Adult employment in ID, The Future of Interventions to Foster Early Motor Development in Children with IDD, Developmental Perspectives of Problem Behaviors in DD. Contributors in this ongoing series come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences.
- Provides the most recent scholarly research on the study of developmental disabilities
- Contains a vast range of perspectives, with many topics covered
- Presents an excellent resource for academic researchers
1. Sensory Dysfunction Across Developmental Disabilities 2. The Role of natural communication partners in early communicate interventions for children with IDD 3. Adult employment in ID 4. The Future of Interventions to Foster Early Motor Development in Children with IDD 5. Health Disparities among children with IDD and ASD 6. Developmental Perspectives of Problem Behaviors in DD
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Fidler, Deborah J.
Dr. Deborah Fidler is a Professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at Colorado State University. Her research expertise is in the area of early development in individuals with neurogenetic syndromes, with a particular focus on the behavioral phenotype in Down syndrome and its implications for intervention and educational practice.