Biochemical approaches to mental handicap in childhood

a symposiun held at Liverpool University on September 16th, 1964. Edited by J.D. Allan and K.S. Holt.
  • 84 Pages
  • 3.31 MB
  • English
E. & S. Livingstone , Edinburgh
Mental retardation., Metabolism, Disorde
ContributionsAllan, James Dunsmor,, Holt, K. S.
LC ClassificationsRJ506 M4 S6 1965
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16983926M

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Biochem. 5, () SCREENING FOR METABOLIC DISORDERS ASSOCIATED WITH MENTAL RETARDATION A. HILL AND W. ZALESKI Alvin Buckwold Me~tal Retardation Unit, Departme~t of Pediatrics, U~dversity of Saskatchewa~, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (Received Septem ) SUMMARY by: 4.

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ALLAN and K. HOLT. (Pp. vii + 84; illustrated. 15s.) London: E. Livingstone. This is the report of a third symposium held in the. Psychotherapy and Mental Handicap the wide range of approaches which all have in common the commitment to attending to the emotional needs of those with mental handicaps.

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Severe mental handicap may result from the effect of a single gene or a well-defined environmental hazard such as meningitis or head injury ().More often, the aetiology of the mental defect is multifactorial, as a result of the interaction of several genetic and environmental factors, and such interactions are, indeed, the basis of biological : J.

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Mental disorders in children are quite common, occurring in about one-quarter of this age group in any given year. The most common childhood mental disorders are anxiety disorders, depression, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ().; Although less common, developmental disorders and psychotic disorders in children can have a lifelong impact on the child and his or her family.

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Categories of childhood disabilities • Physical disabilities: e.g. Traumatic Brain injury, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, neural tube defects, muscular dystrophy, poliomyelitis, congenital or acquired musculoskeletal deformities • Cognitive/Intellectual disabilities: e.g. Mental retardation.

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This book discusses the development of biochemical psychiatry as a significant experimental and conceptual approach to understanding mental illness. Organized into 24 chapters, this book begins with an overview of the neurochemical processes involved in the elaboration of a behavior and the extent to which alterations in those processes are Book Edition: 1.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Proceedings of the VII World Congress of Psychiatry, held July, in Vienna, Austria"--Title page verso.