Categories/ types of disabilities

According to IDEA and to other studies , referring to the term and categories of disability the following terms are used in SINC@HE:

•Visual impairment/ disability, including blindness
•Emotional disturbance or Psychological and psychiatric disorders
•Physical disability or/ and orthopedic impairment
•Long-term health condition or/ and other health impairment (e.g. cancer, asthma, HIV/AIDS, epilepsy, chronic fatigue syndrome, diabetes)
•Hearing impairment/ disability, including deafness
•Specific learning difficulties or Specific learning disability

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