Intellectual Disability/Mental Retardation
Information from the CDC about Intellectual Disability including information for parents and families.
Information from the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) about Intellectual Disability (formerly known as Mental Retardation).
This article describes the probability of identifying a specific etiology for intellectual disability, delineates the strongest influences on young children's language development, and describes how children with atypical patterns of development should be evaluated.
Internet Resources and Websites
American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: www.aaidd.org
Intellectual Disability and Health: www.intellectualdisability.info