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Global Learning Difficulties

Non-specific learning difficulties overview


When children have learning difficulties that are more generalised and don’t relate to a specific neural problem or immaturity, they can be described as having moderate, severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties, depending on their degree of difficulty.


Moderate Learning Difficulties - MLD
Article published 10th June 2008 The majority of children with MLD are educated in mainstream schools, with provision made for additional help and support appropriate to their needs.  However,...

Severe Learning Difficulties - SLD
Article published 10th June 2008 Children with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) are likely to find it difficult to understand, learn and remember new skills.  As a...


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