Learning and Language Disorders

  • J. Gordon Millichap


Learning and language disorders frequently complicate attention deficit disorder, and their recognition and remediation are essential for the successful management of ADHD. Specific learning disorders that involve the “three Rs” are termed dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia. Dyslexia or reading disability is the prototype of learning disabilities. Speech and language disorders include dysarthrias, or disorders of articulation, and aphasias or dysphasias, inabilities to comprehend and use language despite normal hearing and intellect.


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  • J. Gordon Millichap
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  1. 1.Division of NeurologyNorthwestern University Medical School, Children’s Memorial HospitalChicagoUSA

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