Intellectual disability

Intellectual disability, a term that is replacing "mental retadation" in common and professional useage, refers to persons exhibiting impaired intellectual and adaptive functioning manifested during the developmental period (before 22 years of age).

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Jim Bodfish, Ph.D.
Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Paul Dressler, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

Elisabeth Dykens, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, and Pediatrics

Robert Hodapp, Ph.D.
Professor of Special Education; Director of Research, UCEDD

Elise McMillan, J.D.
Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Emerita

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