SPED 418 Chapter 8 - Learners with ED or BD

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  1. T or F
    ED or BD incidents can be episodic and highly variable.
  2. IDEA definition of Emotionally Disturbed
    • - Inability to learn that cannot be explained by intellectual, sensory, or health factors
    • -inability to build satisfactory relationships
    • - inappropriate behavior
  3. IDEA definition of ED and BD includes a.) ______ and excludes b.) _____
    • a.) Schizophrenia
    • b.) socially maladjusted
  4. National Mental Health & Special Education Coalition definition of ED and BD?
    disability characterized by behavior or emotional responses affect educational performance
  5. Difference between externalizing and internalizing
    • Externalizing you strike out against others
    • Internalizing is mental conflicts (depression)
  6. What is Co-Morbidity?
    the co-occurrence of two or more conditions in the same individual (NOT UNUSUAL)
  7. a.) Prevalence of children who experience it? b.) Those who are identified?
    • a.) 6 - 10%
    • b.) only about 1%
  8. a.) ____ outnumber b.)____ 5 to 1. 

    a.) tends to be more aggressive
    b.) tend to be more antisocial
    • a.) boys
    • b.) girls
  9. 4 Main causes of BD or ED?
    1. Biological Factors (seldom just biological)

    2. Family Factors

    3. School Factors (Undesirable interactions)

    4. Negative Cultural Factors
  10. E/BD students tend to be underachievers or overachievers?
  11. True or False
    Students with E/BD disorders have no difficulty in understanding and using social language.
  12. Which aggression is less likely to be modeled?
    A.) Aggression of a person with low social status
    B.) Aggresion encouraged by external rewards
    C.) Aggression of a person with high social status
    A.) low social status
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. True or False
    Research supports letting children act out their aggression freely.
  14. The ______ environment causes the most distress to anxious and withdrawn adolescents.
  15. True or False
    Depression in adolescents is similar to depression in adults.
  16. ________ is the leading cause of death among ages 15 - 24.
  17. Students with E/BD tend to have ____ drop out rates and ____ graduation rates.
    higher, lower
  18. Compared to students with other disabilities, students with E/BD are educated in ______ _____ settings.
    more restrictive
  19. Students who do not acquire academic skills needed to compete with their peers are likely to be _____ ______.
    Socially Rejected
  20. True or False
    Teachers should become counter aggressive and/or withdrawn towards a student with an E/BD.
  21. What is the Manifestation Controversy?
    Whether or not the behavior is a manifestation of the disability
  22. The two methods commonly used by teachers to monitor student's progress in behavior are ______ and _______
    • Rating scales
    • Direct Observation
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