Tag: intellectual disability

When Psych Diagnosis Means Life-or-Death

One label in the DSM that applies to cognitive abilitiesā€”ā€œIntellectual Disabilitiesā€ā€”is crucial in determining whether people accused of crimes in some US states will be executed.

Increased Risk of Movement Disorders From Antipsychotics in Persons with Intellectual...

Large cohort study demonstrates that those with an intellectual disability are at an increased risk for movement disorder side effects of antipsychotics.