DS005: Distinguishing Emotional Disability and Social Maladjustment: Law Into Practice

Thursday, February 20, 2014 10:00 AM–11:20 AM


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This session provides legal analysis of recent case law to help clarify the distinction between emotional disturbance and social maladjustment by examining what constitutes sufficient evidence of ED and SM. Presenters will use lecture illustrative case law examples, and open discussion to achieve the learning outcomes. This session is sponsored by the Convention Committee.

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Shanna S. Sadeh, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Amanda Sullivan, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN