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The Down's Syndrome Handbook: A Practical Guide for Parents and Carers
     

The Down's Syndrome Handbook: A Practical Guide for Parents and Carers

by Dr. Richard Newton, Down's Syndrome Association (Contribution by)
 

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Combining medical knowledge with sympathetic common sense, this comprehensive handbook offers help and advice to all parents and carers of children with Down's Syndrome, and shows them how to help their children flourish and reach their full potential. Written in association with the Down's Syndrome Association, this book goes beyond the average introduction to

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Combining medical knowledge with sympathetic common sense, this comprehensive handbook offers help and advice to all parents and carers of children with Down's Syndrome, and shows them how to help their children flourish and reach their full potential. Written in association with the Down's Syndrome Association, this book goes beyond the average introduction to Down's Syndrome and addresses the questions, practical or otherwise, that parents will often find themselves asking, and also offers information and advice on a wide variety of related issues, including: current medical knowledge about the condition, advice on the special care of babies and young children, education and training, emotional and sexual development, and integration into society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780091884307
Publisher:
Random House UK
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
Revised edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,130,319
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.56(d)

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Dr. Richard Newton is the author of Down's Syndrome.

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