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Clinical utility of the Colorado Learning Difficulties Questionnaire.
|Title||Clinical utility of the Colorado Learning Difficulties Questionnaire.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Patrick KE, McCurdy MD, Chute DL, Mahone ME, Zabel AT, Jacobson LA|
|Date Published||2013 Nov|
Behavioral disorders are highly comorbid with childhood learning disabilities (LDs), and accurate identification of LDs is vital for guiding appropriate interventions. However, it is difficult to conduct comprehensive assessment of academic skills within the context of primary care visits, lending utility to screening of academic skills via informant reports. The current study evaluated the clinical utility of a parent-reported screening measure in identifying children with learning difficulties.