Adults with learning disabilities: definitions and issues
Publisher: National Adult Literacy and Learning Disabilities Center
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1995
Distributor: National Adult Literacy and Learning Disabilities Center
Source Address: 1875 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. 9th Floor
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20009-1202
Material Type: Article
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Adult Education; Adult Literacy; Learning Disabilities
The intention of this fact sheet is to raise awareness about the nature of learning disabilities and their impact on the provision of literacy services. It includes a definition of learning disabilities in adults; a list of common elements found in many useful LD definitions; and a list of areas in which LD may affect life situations of adults.
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