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Families and Fragile X Syndrome

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About the Course:

The booklet used as the basis of this course is intended for parents and families, as well as professionals who work with families dealing with Fragile X syndrome. It describes Fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited form of mental retardation. The booklet explains Fragile X, its causes, its symptoms and associated disorders, and its treatments and outlines some NICHD-supported research on the condition. The booklet also provides snapshots of many families affected by this disorder.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Families and Fragile X Syndrome created by Neuwirth, Sharyn

Journal/Publisher:

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, DHHS.

Publication Date:

2003

Course Material Author

Neuwirth, Sharyn

NICHD Staff. Booklet is based on a manuscript by Ms. Neuwirth.

Neuwirth, Sharyn authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers and nurses who seek knowledge about Fragile X syndrome – the most common form of inherited mental retardation. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the causes, signs, and symptoms of Fragile X syndrome.

  2. Identify treatment options for children and adults with Fragile X syndrome.

  3. Assess the material presented relating to developing treatments and gathering additional information about Fragile X syndrome.

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Course Number 101150
  • 3 CE credit hours
  • NBCC: 2 CE credit hours

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available

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