TITLE

Co-occurrence of attention-deficit disorder and learning disability: An overview of research

AUTHOR(S)
Maynard, Janice; Tyler, J. Larry; Arnold, Mit
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Instructional Psychology;Sep99, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p183
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Current studies concerning the co-occurrence, of attention deficit disorder and one or more learning disabilities are examined. Information is reported from four major aspects of the research: (a) statistical accounts of the prevalence of attention deficit disorder and the simultaneous occurrence of the two disorders; (b) subtypes of attention deficit disorder as they relate to learning disabilities; (c) findings and suggestions as to causes for the co-occurrence; and (d) educational implications based on current research.
ACCESSION #
2283957

 

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