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An introduction to neurodevelopmental conditions


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As the name suggests, neurodevelopmental conditions refer to differences in the development of the nervous system or, more specifically, the brain. These developmental differences can have an impact on the way a person communicates, thinks or learns. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and dyslexia are all examples of such conditions (American Psychiatric Association [APA], 2013).

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