Caring For People With Learning Disabilities - Qp1

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Caring For People With Learning Disabilities - Qp1

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  • 1. 
    There are four time periods when we examine the causes of learning disability
    • A. 

      Conceptual

    • B. 

      Pre-natal

    • C. 

      After one year

    • D. 

      Six months prior to birth

    • E. 

      Birth

    • F. 

      Post-natal

  • 2. 
    Select four characteristic anomalies of the Foetal alcohol syndrome
    • A. 

      Facial anomalies

    • B. 

      Excessive happyness

    • C. 

      Microcephaly

    • D. 

      Heart and respiratory complications

    • E. 

      Sleeping difficulties

    • F. 

      Longevity

  • 3. 
    Foetal alcohol syndrome is possibly the leading cause of learning disabilities in the western world
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Cerebral palsy is an umbrella term used to describe a variety of disorders that affect an individual’s movement and posture. It arises as a consequence of damage to nerve cells within the areas of the brain that regulate motor activity (actions or doing things). It can occur as a result of anoxia
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Select Five (5) reactions experienced by Charles Hannam as described in his book "Parents and Mentally Handicapped Children"
    • A. 

      Shock

    • B. 

      Joy

    • C. 

      A desperate need for information

    • D. 

      A sense of wonder

    • E. 

      Feelings of disaster

    • F. 

      Feelings of guilt

    • G. 

      A need to kill the child

  • 6. 
    ‘Condition visibility’ refers to the extent that a given condition is not easy to see
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    In the course ware there were were a number of conditions which give rise to a disability or impairment  Select six (6)
    • A. 

      Cerebral palsy

    • B. 

      An accident in the house

    • C. 

      Deafness

    • D. 

      Blindness

    • E. 

      An accident in a car

    • F. 

      Down’s syndrome

    • G. 

      Autism

    • H. 

      Cerebrovascular accident

  • 8. 
    The absence of a physical voice, when combined with a stigmatising condition, can lead to a loss of presence in society. Opportunity for personal growth is linked in part to individual potential, but the environment in which a person develops has a significant influence on the extent to which that potential can be realised
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Alzheimer’s disease is a condition marked by changes in the structure and chemical functioning of the brain. It usually has two forms, pre-senile and senile
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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