Determining Severity of Intellectual Disability

Intellectual Dis Table

This criteria has been adapted for DSM-5. Diagnostic code 317 (Mild), 318.0 (Moderate), 318.1 (Severe), 318.2 (Profound).

 

 

APA Reference
Medina, J. (2014). Intellectual Disability (Mental Retardation) Symptoms. Psych Central. Retrieved on December 22, 2014, from http://psychcentral.com/disorders/mental-retardation-symptoms/

Symptom criteria summarized from:
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fifth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.
        or
American Psychiatric Association. (1994). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fourth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.

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