A Sociological Perspective on Diagnosing Learning Difficulties

Bognar, Carl J.; Martin, Wilfred B.W.
June 1982
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul1982, Vol. 15 Issue 6
Academic Journal
Focuses on the extent of agreement between various parties involved in referring children with learning difficulties to a university clinic for psychoeducational assessment. Comparison of parents' perceptions, referral agent perceptions and diagnostic reports; Likelihood of parents to seek outside help upon disagreement with the interpretation of difficulties by the school.


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