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A Study the Causes and the Concept of Learning Disability for Education of Special Need | Original Article

Nazia Ahmad*, Kailash Karande, in Journal of Advances and Scholarly Researches in Allied Education | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


Learning disability is a classification including several areas of functioning in which a person has difficulty learning in a typical manner usually caused by an unknown factor or factors. While learning disability and learning disorder are often used interchangeably, the two differ. Learning disability is when a person has significant learning problems in an academic area. These problems however, are not enough to warrant an official diagnosis. Learning disorder, on the other hand is an official clinical diagnosis whereby, the individual meets certain criteria as determined by a professional (psychologist, pediatrician, etc). The unknown factor is the disorder that affects the brain ability to receive and process information. Another problem in learning process is learning disabilities, in propose research we examine two types of learning disabilities infrastructural and neurological this both disabilities are not present in handicapped categories and this learning disabilities mostly present in rural student due to lack of facility and educational environment.