1. Understand the social, racial, ethnic , psychological, educational, and intervention issues associated with each exceptionality.
2. Assess each exceptionality from the viewpoints of the theoretical paradigms which includes sociocultural presented in this course.
3. Describe exceptionalities using the diagnostic system of the American Psychiatric Association (DSM-IV).
4. Develop a case study that includes an ssessment, theoretical review, and treatment plan for one or more selected exceptionalities.