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Down Syndrome: Training and Therapy for Young People

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Topic Overview

People with Down syndrome usually have some level of independence by the time they become adults. Different types of specialized therapies, counseling, and training can help them learn necessary skills and manage emotional issues.

The common types of therapy and training include:

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Credits for Down Syndrome: Training and Therapy for Young People

Current as of: September 20, 2021

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
John Pope MD - Pediatrics
Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
Louis Pellegrino MD - Developmental Pediatrics


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