A.

2E: Twice Exceptional

ABA: Applied Behavioral Analysis
ADD: Attention Deficit Disorder
ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
APD: Auditory Processing Disorder
ASD: Autism Spectrum Disorder
AT: Assistive Technology

B.

BD: Behavior Disorder
BI: Brain Injury
BIP: Behavior Intervention Plan
BP: Bipolar
BPD: Borderline Personality Disorder

C.

CA: Central Apnea
CAPD: Central Auditory Processing Disorder
CAS: Childhood Apraxia of Speech
CD: Conduct Disorder
CF: Cystic Fibrosis
CP: Cerebral Palsy

D.

DCD: Developmental Coordination Disorder
DD: Developmental Delay
DX: Diagnosis

E.

EBD: Emotional Behavior Disorder
ED: Emotional Disturbance
EI: Early Intervention

F.


FBA: Functional Behavioral Assessment

G.

GAD: Generalized Anxiety Disorder
GDD: Global Developmental Delay

H.

HFA: High Functioning Autism

I.

Idiosyncratic Language

ICD: Impulse Control Disorder
IED: Intermittent Explosive Disorder
ID: Intellectual Disability
IEP: Individualized Education Plan
IFSP: Individual Family Service Plan

L.

LD: Learning Disability

M.

MA: Mental Age
MD: Multiple Disabilities
MDD: Major Depressive Disorder
MH: Mental Health

N.

NT: Neurotypical

O.

OCD: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
ODD: Oppositional Defiant Disorder
OHI: Other Health Impairment
OSA: Obstructive Sleep Apnea
OT: Occupational Therapy

P.


PBS: Positive Behavioral Supports
PD: Physical Disability
PDD: Pervasive Developmental Disorder
PDD-NOS: Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified
PT: Physical Therapy
PTSD: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

R.

RAD: Reactive Attachment Disorder
RX: Prescription

S.

SAD: Social Anxiety Disorder
SI: Speech Impairment
SLP: Speech Language Pathologist
SM: Selective Mutism
SPED: Special Education
SPD: Sensory Processing Disorder
SSI: Supplemental Security Income

T.

TBI: Traumatic Brain Injury
TS: Tourette Syndrome

V.

VI: Visual Impairment