Intellectual Related


Intellectual Related: This term shall also include disabling conditions found to be closely related to intellectual disability or to require treatment similar to that required for individuals with an intellectual disability, but shall not include other handicapping conditions that are solely physical in nature. 

A “substantial disability” means the existence of significant functional limitations in three or more of the following areas of major life activity, as determined by a regional center, and as appropriate to the age of the person: Self-care, Receptive and Expressive language, Learning, Mobility, Self-direction, Capacity for independent living and Economic self-sufficiency.