Key Topics

In this key topics area you can read general background information on topics that are important to consider when someone has a rare genetic syndrome associated with intellectual disability. 

This section is for parents or professionals who want a quick introduction to these areas.  Specific syndrome information can be found by visiting the syndrome pages on this website, or by clicking the links embedded in the common issues area below.

Select a topic from the drop down menu and then click on a question to read the answer.