Behavioral problems associated with Down syndrome

Children with Down syndrome are at a slightly higher risk for behavioral problems than other children their age. These problems may include:

Citations

  1. American Psychiatric Association (2000). Attention-deficit and disruptive behavior disorders. In Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th ed., text rev., pp. 85–103. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.

Last Updated: August 4, 2009

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