Problem

Feeblemindedness

Other Names:
Mild mental retardation
Nature:
Children with this level of mental retardation are often not distinguishable from normal children until their teens, when they are able to acquire academic skills up to sixth-grade level. Later they can achieve the necessary skills for minimum self-support, but need assistance to cope with unusual stress situations.
Broader Problems:
Mental deficiency
Related Problems:
Hyperlexia
Values:
Retardation
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET
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