This important new text is a comprehensive survey of current thinking and research on a wide range of developmental disorders. Highlights key research on normal and typical development Includes clinical case studies and diagrams to illustrate key concepts A reader-friendly writing style
List of Figures and Boxes. Acknowledgements. 1 Understanding Developmental Cognitive Disorders. 2 Reading Disorders I: Developmental Dyslexia. 3 Reading Disorders II: Reading Comprehension Impairment. 4 Specific Language Impairment. 5 Mathematics Disorder. 6 Developmental Coordination Disorder. 7 Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. 8 Autism Spectrum Disorder. 9 Understanding Developmental Disorders: Progress and Prospects. Glossary. References. Index.