TABLE 2

Neuropsychological Profile of the Socially Deprived Group

DomainMeanaSDRange
Verbal comprehension index87.713.1Low average
Perceptual organization index98.821.3Average
Freedom from distractibility index83.511.0Low average
Processing speed index97.010.9Average
Verbal memory index74.712.9Borderline
Visual memory index86.817.2Low average
Expressive fluency85.014.1Low average
Receptive language71.520.9Borderline
Attention83.317.2Low average
Impulsivity69.338.5Mildly impaired
Manual dexterity, dominant hand99.212.7Average
Manual dexterity, nondominant hand91.520.2Average
Reading85.013.8Low average
Spelling83.413.5Low average
Arithmetic85.416.9Low average
Externalizing behavioral problems116.510.7Borderline
Internalizing behavioral problems112.016.9Average
  • a Standard scores.