Facts About Developmental Disabilities | CDC
Developmental disabilities are a group of conditions due to an impairment in physical, learning, language, or behavior areas. These conditions begin during the developmental period, may impact day-to-day functioning, and usually last throughout a person’s lifetime. 1 Developmental Milestones
Specific Types Developmental Disabilities | CDC
CDC works to identify causes of Developmental Disabilities and opportunities to prevent them. By applying a public health approach incorporating three essential elements—surveillance or disease tracking, research to identify causes, and prevention research and programs—we can rapidly translate scientific findings into appropriate public health interventions.
Developmental disability - Wikipedia
Developmental disability is a diverse group of chronic conditions that are due to mental or physical impairments that arise before adulthood. Developmental disabilities cause individuals living with them many difficulties in certain areas of life, especially in "language, mobility, learning, self-help, and independent living".
List of Developmental Disabilities - healthhearty.com
Developmental disabilities are a set of physical and mental conditions that cause an impediment in the normal functioning of various biological systems in the human body. This article provides a list of all such disabilities, and explains them briefly for a better understanding.
Developmental Disabilities Resources - dhhs.ne.gov
Provider Handbook (en Español) - An overview for developmental disabilities providers, including serving participants, what is expected and how to bill for services. Provider ISP Guide - What to expect and how to prepare for a participant's meeting. Provider Resources - Resources available for developmental disabilities providers. Includes ...
Developmental Disabilities - New York State Department of ...
Developmental Disabilities New York State Department of Health Early Intervention Program (EIP) The EIP provides a variety of therapeutic and support services to children under three years of age who have a confirmed disability or established developmental delay and their families.
Developmental disability | definition of developmental ...
developmental disability a substantial handicap in mental or physical functioning, with onset before the age of 18 and of indefinite duration. Examples are autism, cerebral palsy, uncontrolled epilepsy, certain other neuropathies, and mental retardation.
NIH Fact Sheets - Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Intellectual disability refers to a group of disorders characterized by a limited mental capacity and difficulty with adaptive behaviors such as managing money, schedules and routines, or social interactions. Intellectual disability originates before the age of 18 and may result from physical causes, such as autism or cerebral palsy, or from ...