Ap psych notes ch5 - Ap psych notes ch5-four levels of...

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Ap psych notes ch5 -four levels of mental retardation - all people who have more severe mental retardation have other problems going on - level 1: mild- between the iq of 55-85, they are refered to as educable, makes up 85% of all mental retardation, they are able to complete the sixth grade level work -level 2:moderate- 35-55 iq, refered to as “trainables”, you can train them to do certain skills up to the second grade level, most of the skills are hygiene and some social - level 3: severe- 25-35 iq, they are really not functioning well, makes up 3-4% of mental retardation, can do basic hygiene and understand one word commands, they are not to be left alone, usually put in institutions, death rate is high at a young age - level 4: profound- below 25 iq, 1-2% of mental retardation people, they don’t understand, most die young, they are pretty quickly put into institutions, -unspecified mental retardation- they are around the 80-85 range, they just don’t get it -autism spectrum- is a continuum
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