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Infantil Autism

Infantile Autism is characterized by

  • language disorder with impaired understanding and echolalia
  • abnormal social relationships
  • uneven intellectual development, in most cases
  • rituals and convulsive phenomena
  • more frequent in males
  • manifest usually in the first year of live

The treatment approaches are speech psychotherapy and special schooling.

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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Learning difficulties (English)

Emotional problem of any type represent the underlying cause of learning difficulties in most children.

But many disturbed children do well in their school work ; that such apparent paradoxes is because many factors are involved in learning as the good relationship with the teacher, the gratification that good grades provide or the child’s attitude toward competition.

(Edited by Dra. Moya Guirao)

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