Scope and Topics of the Journal
The journal aims to describe the research work on Intellectual Disability Diagnosis and Treatment in children and adults. It covers not just the technical aspects of the procedures in prenatal, newborn, and postnatal screening, but also the impact which the process of testing and treatment has on individuals, parents, families, and public health in general. The journal seeks to publish but is not restricted to, Genetic Intellectual Disability Syndromes, using a range of approaches from medicine, psychiatry, psychology, pharmacy, biology, epidemiology, bioinformatics, biopharmaceutical to association and population studies as well as sociological, ethical, philosophical, legal and quality control issues with the ultimate goal of advancing the knowledge on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of the Intellectual Disabilities.
The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, case reports, and short communications(Letter article).
Medicine: Neurology (clinical), Psychiatry and Mental Health
Psychology: Developmental and Educational Psychology
Psychology: Applied Psychology
Intellectual Disability (Diagnosis and Treatment)
Clinical Neurology (Medicine)
Psychiatry and Mental Health (Medicine)
Social and Health Issues of Intellectually Disabled Persons
The journal is addressed to both practicing professionals and researchers in the field of neuroscience with special reference to intellectual disabilities. The journal is useful reading for professionals in academia, former researchers, and Ph.D. students interested in the results of the latest discoveries in this field.