A study was conducted to investigate job satisfaction among 35 male and female teachers of students with mental retardation
and 300 male and female teachers working in public education sector.
During his resentencing hearing, the trial court found Hall to be mentally retarded as a mitigating factor but gave it "unquantifiable" weight, finding aggravating factors that outweighed the mental retardation
factor, and again sentenced him to death.
Keywords: Non-symdromic, Mental retardation
The decision did not specify a definition for mental retardation
, allowing states to set their own guidelines.
It also was of interest to me that the more severe forms of mental retardation
such as phenylketonuria, Down syndrome, and so on, cut across all socioeconomic, racial, and cultural lines.
Pillay and Sargent (5) evaluated 10 rape survivors with possible mental retardation
over the 12-month period ending 30 September 1999.
RCO's support for Bahrain Association for Mental Retardation
is in line with its strategy to broaden its activities in order to reach out to all segments of the Bahraini society, as directed by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, RCO's Honourary President, said Dr.
may occur as part of a syndrome or broader disorder but is most commonly an isolated finding (3).
The scientists specifically found that the "fragile X mental retardation
protein", which plays a crucial role in the cellular processes involved in learning and memory, needs five other proteins to function normally.
The group homes are intended to enable the state to close four of its six institutions for people with mental retardation
as well as comply with a settlement agreement reached in the federal Rolland case.
Fundamentally, they show that the mental retardation
results form several developmental, structural, and biochemical primary alterations in different neuronal cell types, caused by the presence of three copies of chromosome 21.
In my hometown, the nonprofit Center for Mental Retardation
changed its name to the Arc of Greater Cleveland last month.