Borderline intellectual functioning is a cognitive impairment that applies to people who have lower than average intelligence but do not have what Social Security calls “intellectual disorder” (a severe intellectual disability, formerly known as mental retardation).Author: Anne Fitzpatrick, Contributing Author. Borderline Intellectual Functioning •DSM-IV-TR (APA, 2000) Axis II V62.89 „ describes an IQ higher than that for Mental Retardation (generally 71-84) it is possible to diagnose Mental Retardation in individuals with IQ scores between 71-75 if they have significant deficits in adaptative behaviour Borderline Intellectual.
Jul 17, 2017 · Persons with mild intellectual disability or borderline intellectual functioning are often studied as a single group with similar characteristics. However, there are indications that differences exist within this population. Therefore, the aim of this study was to identify classes of persons with mild intellectual disability or borderline intellectual functioning and to examine whether these Cited by: 4. This is a grouping of intelligence where individuals have cognitive ability that is below average. Normally this means an IQ of 71 to 85. The problem is insufficient or not severe enough to classify as “mental retardation” which is 70 or below.
Oct 03, 2015 · Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is an emotion-destabilizing mental illness that doctors typically only diagnose in adults. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a childhood condition that often continues to produce its effects in adulthood. Oct 04, 2007 · Self-Injurious Behavior (SIB) is a dangerous and common symptom in Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) patients. Approximately 70% of patients with BPD engage in SIB at some point, compared to 17.5% of patients with other personality disorders.