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dc.contributor.author Βενετσάνος, Μαυρέας el
dc.contributor.author Ζακοπούλου, Βικτώρια el
dc.contributor.author Χριστοδουλίδης, Παύλος el
dc.contributor.author Λαβιδάς, Αστέριος el
dc.contributor.author Φίλη, Ελισσάβετ el
dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-19T17:35:03Z
dc.date.issued 2015-05-19
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11400/10756
dc.rights Αναφορά Δημιουργού-Μη Εμπορική Χρήση-Όχι Παράγωγα Έργα 3.0 Ηνωμένες Πολιτείες *
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/ *
dc.source http://www.elsevier.com/ en
dc.subject Ειδικές μαθησιακές δυσκολίες
dc.subject Ψυχικές διαταραχές
dc.subject Συνοσηρότητα
dc.subject Specific learning difficulties
dc.subject Mental disorders
dc.subject Comorbidity
dc.title Specific learning difficulties en
heal.type journalArticle
heal.secondaryTitle a retrospective study of their co morbidity and continuity as early indicators of mental disorders en
heal.classification Mental health
heal.classification Education
heal.classification Ψυχική υγεία
heal.classification Εκπαίδευση
heal.classificationURI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh00006455
heal.classificationURI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85040989
heal.classificationURI **N/A**-Ψυχική υγεία
heal.classificationURI **N/A**-Εκπαίδευση
heal.contributorName Γαλατεία, Γεωργίου el
heal.contributorName Δημακόπουλος, Γεώργιος el
heal.contributorName Βέργου, Μαρία el
heal.identifier.secondary DOI: 10.1016/j.ridd.2014.07.040
heal.dateAvailable 10000-01-01
heal.language en
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heal.recordProvider Τεχνολογικό Εκπαιδευτικό Ίδρυμα Αθήνας.Σχολή Επαγγελμάτων Υγείας και Πρόνοιας. Τμήμα Κοινωνικής Εργασίας. el
heal.publicationDate 2014-12
heal.bibliographicCitation Zakopoulou, V., Mavreas, V., Christodoulides, P., Lavidas, A., Fili, E. et.al. (2014) Specific learning difficulties: a retrospective study of their co morbidity and continuity as early indicators of mental disorders. Research in developmental disabilities, 35 (12). pp.3496-3507. en
heal.abstract Background Specific Learning difficulties constitute a continuity of complex disorders, which unfold across the lifespan and are associated with a wide range of mental disorders. In order to determine the importance of specific learning difficulties as an underlying factor in various mental disorders, we investigated associations between mental disorders and factors related to learning difficulties, poor family and school environment, and social and psycho-emotional disorders. Methods This retrospective study is based on data from 835 case histories of adults who were treated at the Psychiatric Clinic of the University Hospital in Ioannina, Greece, between 1992 and 2008. The examination of the early (co-)occurrence of specific disorders was based on the ICD-10 classification of mental disorders. LogLinear analysis showed that all models retained 2nd or 3rd order effects with p-values >0.8 for all estimated likelihood ratios. Results Patients with specific learning difficulties, who grew up in a socially disturbed environment, and manifested behavioral problems (aggression, alcoholism, and isolation or running away from home) were found to be more frequently diagnosed with schizophrenia than with any other mental disorder. In some cases, the profiles of these patients also included family problems such as parental loss or alcoholism. Conclusions Significant association between learning and other disorders in adult psychiatric patients’ developmental profile has been indicated. Furthermore, a specific association between specific learning difficulties, environmental problems, and schizophrenia corroborates the continuity and complexity of these disorders at higher developmental stages. The results from this study can be utilized in the study of mental disorder etiology, raising the possibility that the early treatment of the learning or other disorders could reduce children's likelihood of developing mental disorders in adulthood. en
heal.publisher Elsevier en
heal.journalName Research in developmental disabilities en
heal.journalType peer-reviewed
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