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Executive Function Disorder: What Parents Need To Know

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Executive function disorder is a type of disorder in children where they face difficulty in carrying out basic everyday tasks.

Often children with executive function disorder have problems organising materials and setting schedules. Trouble with executive skills are common in children with learning issues.

However, this disorder can be minimised to a certain extent with proper care and diagnosis.

Go through the pages of this ClipBook to know more about Executive Function Disorder.

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What Is Executive Function Disorder?

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