Medical records from that time were unavailable for review.
He felt pressured by her to engage in sexual intercourse, and gave in despite his better judgment.
At the time a family receives news that a child has mental retardation or a developmental disability, there begins a process of grieving as the family realizes that developmental stages may not be achieved or may be delayed.
He coined the term diagnostic overshadowing to describe this phenomenon and believes that diagnostic overshadowing leads to a failure to recognize and subsequently treat the emotional and behavioral expressions of mental illness in the developmentally disabled person.
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