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19.72 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/18

Scope and Contents

'Referred to CGC because he is much retarded in reading and spelling, confused between sound and name of letter. His spelling is nonsense. Of average intelligence showing a disability in reading and spelling, no evidence of neurotic traits. this is purely educational difficulty. Recommendation: Recall for educational therapy. Father, cheese maker, good health. Mother, good health, has a bit of a temper, but fairly easy going. The house has a room and a kitchen. He has his own bed and shares his parent's bedroom.'


  • Other: July 1947

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