This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: 8/31/09 1 + Impact of Disabilities: Home, Community, & Workplace Week of September 7, 2009 + Types of Disabilities Physical/Health Cognitive Emotional/Behavioral W hat t pe of disabili t did T e charac r in T e movi e y ou watched have? 8/31/09 2 + Cognitive Disabilities Cognitive disabilities is a general term that refers to conditions that cause individuals to have difficulty with mentally performed tasks. Cognitive disabilities are most often the result of biological or physiological problems. The etiology of cognitive disabilities varies greatly. Genetic Accidents Illnesses http://www.webaim.org/articles/cognitive/ + Cognitive Disabilities (cont) Cognitive disabilities include Mental retardation Learning disabilities Problems caused by brain injuries Attention deficit disorder Dementia Minor cognitive disabilities might never be formally identified....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course EEX 2000 taught by Professor Elizabethfilippi during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '11