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Course in developmental disabilities at UMA Rockland offered

Nov 27, 2019

Rockland — John Shattuck, former Maine commissioner for the hard of hearing and director of Maine Vocational Rehabilitation, will teach the college course, HUS 130 Developmental Disabilities, this spring term in a face-to-face format at the University of Maine at Augusta Rockland Center.

This three-credit college course explores the physiological, educational, psychological, and familial characteristics of developmental disabilities for children and adults. Intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, and more will be presented within current and historical contexts regarding public attitudes, diagnostic criteria and services.

The course will meet Wednesdays from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at the UMA Rockland Center, 91 Camden Street, starting Jan. 22.

For more information and to register, contact URock at 596-6906.

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