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
Subject(s):
Health Care Handicapped
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Date of last update
18.04.2019 – 13:49 CEST