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›› 2005, Vol. 13 ›› Issue (5): 563-568.

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Screening and Diagnostic Model for Adults with Learning Disabilities in the West

Luo Xiaolu   

  1. Counseling Center, Beijing Normal University , Beijing 100875, China
  • Received:2005-08-12 Revised:1900-01-01 Online:2005-09-15 Published:2005-09-15
  • Contact: Luo Xiaolu

Abstract: In recent years,on the basis of previous research findings, a screening and diagnostic model for adults with learning disabilities has been gradually established and widely employed at various levels of post-secondary education in western countries typically represented by America . After discussing the relations between screening and diagnosis, an introduction was made to the screening and diagnostic process in details and the standards for selecting and evaluating screening and diagnostic instruments. Finally, a number of suggestions were made for the upcoming establishment of Chinese screening and diagnostic system for learning disabled adults.

Key words: adults with learning disabilities, screening, diagnosis, model

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