Helping your child live with a developmental delay : a practical guide to the dos and don'ts

By: Atkinson, Robin L.
Publisher: Stillwater, OK New Forums Press 2013Description: x, 76 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781581072488.Subject(s): DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY | COGNITIVE SKILLS | MOTOR SKILLS | SPEECH DEVELOPMENT | LANGUAGE ABILITY | PARENTING | FAMILY INTERACTION | ACTIVITIES | TRANSITIONS | SENSORY ISSUES | INCLUSIVE EDUCATION | SUPPORT SERVICES | UNITED STATES OF AMERICA | CHILDREN
Contents:
Acknowledgements|Foreword|How can I help you?|Developmentally delayed : what's that?|All those acronyms!|Routines and transitions|Finding the perfect fit|Let's all calm down (techniques)|The family dynamic|Being a team player|A few of my favourite things|Some helpful resources|Appendix|About the author
Summary: "An absolute must-have book for any parent of a child living with a developmental delay! The book is simple, straightforward and down-to-earth; while also packed with useful information and resources on a host of essential topics. With over 25 years experience, Robin has an intimate understanding of the challenges that children with developmental delays, their parents and their families face. In this book Robin provides a clear, compassionate and hopeful guide with very concrete, practical tools and strategies that will leave parents feeling comforted, informed, empowered and hopeful. - Glade Topham." - BOOK JACKET
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"An absolute must-have book for any parent of a child living with a developmental delay! The book is simple, straightforward and down-to-earth; while also packed with useful information and resources on a host of essential topics. With over 25 years experience, Robin has an intimate understanding of the challenges that children with developmental delays, their parents and their families face. In this book Robin provides a clear, compassionate and hopeful guide with very concrete, practical tools and strategies that will leave parents feeling comforted, informed, empowered and hopeful. - Glade Topham." - BOOK JACKET

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Acknowledgements|Foreword|How can I help you?|Developmentally delayed : what's that?|All those acronyms!|Routines and transitions|Finding the perfect fit|Let's all calm down (techniques)|The family dynamic|Being a team player|A few of my favourite things|Some helpful resources|Appendix|About the author

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