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Other Health Disabilities
Other health disabilities

This section includes three checklists:

  • Attention-Deficit Disorder (Inattentive Type)
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Tourette's Syndrome
Definition of Other Health Impairment: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Other health impairment means having limited strength, vitality or alertness, including a heightened alertness to environmental stimuli, that results in limited alertness with respect to the educational environment, that is due to chronic or acute health problems such as asthma, Attention-Deficit Disorder or Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, diabetes, epilepsy, a heart condition, hemophilia, and poisoning, leukemia, nephritis, rheumatic fever, and sickle cell anemia; and adversely affects a child's educational performance.

How to Use the Checklists
Complete the Checklist

Fill in the administrative details at the top of the form.

Consider each item in turn. Record your subjective evaluation of the extent to which that item applies ...

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