As a counselor, it is important to be aware that legal protections exist for individuals with developmental disabilities such as the IDEA Act. In preparation for this assignment, review the IDEA resources located in the Topic 2 readings section.
Write a 1,400-1,750-word essay about the IDEA Act and its implications. Be sure include the following in your essay:
- The purpose of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
- The 11 learning disabilities and their symptoms
- Select 2 of the 11 disabilites to treat and list appropriate strategies for the disabilities
- The challenges and/or limitations many children face as they grow into adulthood if these learning diabilities go undiagnosed and/or treated effectively
- A minimumn of five scholary resources
- You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.