Understanding Learning Disorders

Explore the ins and outs of learning disorders as classified by the DSM and ICD. Whether you work directly in the education industry or in a linked service, understanding learning disorders and the appropriate response and techniques to help the person reach their highest potential, is essential. In this course, students will learn about:

  • What learning disorders and developmental disorders are
  • The definition, symptoms and causes of specific learning disorders, including:
    • Reading disorders
    • Written expression disorders
    • Mathematics disorders
  • Support mechanisms for learning disorders
  • The impact of learning disorders on involved individuals