A Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities / Edition 1

A Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities / Edition 1

by Ivan Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1557667004

ISBN-13: 9781557667007

Pub. Date: 05/01/2007

Publisher: Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company

The most complete book available on children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, this core textbook is perfect for any course focused on disabilities.

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The most complete book available on children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, this core textbook is perfect for any course focused on disabilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557667007
Publisher:
Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
768
Sales rank:
522,400
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents


I: Overview of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  1. What Is Meant by Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Ivan Brown
  2. Historical Overview of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Ivan Brown and John P. Radford
  3. Changing Perspectives on Developmental Disabilities
    Michael Bach
  4. Trends and Issues in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Ivan Brown, Trevor R. Parmenter, and Maire Percy
  5. International Human Rights and Intellectual Disability
    Marcia H. Rioux, Bengt Lindqvist, and Ann Carbert
  6. Advocating for Disability Entitlements
    Dionne Chambers
II: Etiology and Conditions
  1. Introduction to Genetics and Development
    Maire Percy, Sheldon Lewkis, and Ivan Brown
  2. An Introduction to the Nervous Systems
    William MacKay and Maire Percy
  3. Factors that Cause or Contribute to Developmental Disabilities
    Maire Percy
  4. Down Syndrome
    John S. Lovering and Maire Percy
  5. Fragile X Syndrome
    Michele M.M. Mazzocco and Jeanette Jeltje Anne Holden
  6. Autism and Related Disabilities
    Adrienne Perry, Glen Dunlap, and Anne Black
  7. Asperger Syndrome in Children, Adolescents and Adults
    Kevin P. Stoddart
  8. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
    Irena Nulman, Abel Ickowicz, and Gideon Koren
  9. Other Common Syndromes and Disorders Associated with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Maire Percy et al.
  10. HIV Infection in Children
    Rebecca Renwick, Robyn Salter Goldie, and Susan King
  11. Cerebral Palsy
    Darcy Fehlings, Carolyn Hunt, and Peter Rosenbaum
  12. Epilepsy
    W. McIntyre Burnham
  13. Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    Tom Humphries
  14. Abnormal Behavior
    Maire Percy, Ivan Brown, and Sheldon Lewkis
III: Support and Intervention
  1. Assessment, Diagnosis, Intervention, and Services
    Ivan Brown and Maire Percy
  2. Person-Centered and Family-Centered Support
    Ivan Brown, Diane Galambos, Denise Poston, and Ann Turnbull
  3. Behavioral Intervention and Developmental Disabilities
    Rosemary A. Condillac
  4. A Positive Intervention Model for Understanding and Helping "Challenging" Families
    J. Dale Munro
  5. Speech and Language Disorders
    Ralf Schlosser, Jeff Sigafoos, and Nora Rothschild
  6. Role of Diversity in Psychological Intervention and Assessment for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
    Farrokh Sedighdeilami and Shahar Gindi
  7. Roles, Education, Training, and Professional Values of Disability Personnel
    Roy I. Brown
IV: Developmental Disabilities Through the Lifespan
  1. Prenatal and Early Life
    Karolina Machalek, Maire Percy, and Ivan Brown
  2. Principles and Practices of Early Intervention
    Elaine B. Frankel and Susan Gold
  3. Maltreatment of Children with Developmental Disabilities
    Ann Fudge Schormans and Dick Sobsey
  4. Education for Students with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Ivan Brown
  5. The Transition from School to Adult Life
    Ivan Brown
  6. Work and Employment for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Judith Sandys
  7. Lifestyles of Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Ivan Brown, Katherine M. Buell, Rivka Birkan, and Maire Percy
  8. Providing Supports and Services that Enhance a Family's Quality of Life
    Ann P. Turnbull, Denise J. Poston, Patricia Minnes, and Jean Ann Summers
  9. Sexuality and People Who Have Intellectual Disabilities
    Dorothy Griffiths
  10. A Gendered Approach to Developmental Disability
    Patricia Noonan Walsh
  11. Parenting by People with Intellectual Disabilities
    Marjorie Aunos and Maurice Feldman
  12. Aging With an Intellectual Disability
    Christine Bigby
V: Health
  1. Ethics of Consent Regarding People with International and Developmental Disabilities
    John Heng and William Sullivan
  2. Physical Health
    Tom Cheetham, John S. Lovering, Joseph Telch, Frances Telch and Maire Percy
  3. Intellectual Disabilities and Behavioral, Emotional and Psychiatric Disturbances
    Elspeth Bradley, Jane Summers, Avril Brereton, Stewart Einfeld, Susan Havercamp, Geraldine Holt, Andre Levitas, and Bruce Tonge
  4. Nutritional Considerations in Children with Developmental Disabilities
    Diana Mager and Paul Pencharz
  5. Implications of Alzheimer Disease for People with Down Syndrome and Other Types of Intellectual Disabilities
    Vee Prasher, Maire Percy, Emoke Jozsvai, John S. Lovering, and Joseph Berg
IV. Future
  1. Current Trends and Future Challenges
    Robert L. Schalock, Maire Percy, Ivan Brown, and Marcia H. Rioux
Glossary
Resources
Index

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