I have a question about death : a book for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other special needs / Arlen Grad Gaines and Meredith Englander Polsky.

By: Gaines, Arlen Grad.
Contributor(s): Polsky, Meredith Englander.
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2017Description: 39 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm x 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781785927508.Subject(s): AUTISM | INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES | DEATH | GRIEF | LOSS | COMPREHENSION | JUVENILE LITERATURE | QUESTIONSGenre/Form: Juvenile works.Summary: "Death is a difficult topic for any parent or educator to explain to a child, perhaps even more so when the child has an Autism Spectrum Disorder or other Special Needs. This book is designed specifically to help children with these additional needs to understand what happens when someone dies. The first book of its kind, I Have a Question about Death uses straightforward text and images to walk children through what it means when someone dies, as well as ways they might want to react or to think about the person. Using clear illustrations throughout and with information for parents and guardians, this book is essential for families with a child aged 5-11 with Autism Spectrum Disorder or other special needs." - PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE
List(s) this item appears in: Death and grief picture books. June 2019 | Children's books on death and grief. Aug 2017 CM | Juvenile literature- illness and death Jan 2018 | Kids' books that rated well. CM August 2019 | Death and Grief October 2019 | Death and grief for adults with an ID. July 2020
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"Death is a difficult topic for any parent or educator to explain to a child, perhaps even more so when the child has an Autism Spectrum Disorder or other Special Needs. This book is designed specifically to help children with these additional needs to understand what happens when someone dies. The first book of its kind, I Have a Question about Death uses straightforward text and images to walk children through what it means when someone dies, as well as ways they might want to react or to think about the person. Using clear illustrations throughout and with information for parents and guardians, this book is essential for families with a child aged 5-11 with Autism Spectrum Disorder or other special needs." - PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE

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