About intellectual disability

Intellectual disability refers to a condition that occurs in the period of growth development, namely the period from conception and up to 16 years of age. The characteristics of children with intellectual disability are:

· A lower intellectual ability than the average child of the same age

· The decreased ability to adapt

The common causes of intellectual disability are related to:

· Prenatal, perinatal and postnatal disorders

The therapeutic intervention relates to:

· Assessing the problem

· Determining the appropriate treatment program

· Reassessing and re-determining the objectives