Effective Teaching Methods for People With Intellectual Disabilities - how to teach mentally handicapped adults

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Teaching Students with Mental Health Disabilities - Accessible Campus how to teach mentally handicapped adults


Individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID, formerly mental retardation) benefit from the same teaching strategies used to teach people with other learning challenges. This includes learning disabilities, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and autism.

Have you tried consulting the people you want to teach? You could contact any of the organisations that support people with learning difficulties/disabilities in.

Teaching Manual Signs to Adults With Mental Retardation Using . extended Osborne and Gatch's () study to hearing impaired, mentally disabled adults.