Richard Lavoie: It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend

Overview

Explore the causes and consequences of "social incompetence" before learning how to inspire learning-disabled children to overcome the sometimes-discouraging daily social struggles as host Richard Lavoie puts three decades of residential school experience to use for desperate parents. In providing valuable tips on friendship skills, Lavoie shows parents how to help they're children overcome social isolation and become an active participant in the classroom, the community, and ...
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Overview

Explore the causes and consequences of "social incompetence" before learning how to inspire learning-disabled children to overcome the sometimes-discouraging daily social struggles as host Richard Lavoie puts three decades of residential school experience to use for desperate parents. In providing valuable tips on friendship skills, Lavoie shows parents how to help they're children overcome social isolation and become an active participant in the classroom, the community, and the home.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Focus on bullying; Boys + Girls + Friendships-It's All Different!
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/6/2005
  • UPC: 841887005524
  • Rating:

  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English, EspaƱol
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend: Helping the Learning Disabled Child Find Social Success
1. Introduction [4:46]
2. Just One Friend: Affective Matching/Social Memory/Social Prediction/Social Relevance [19:00]
3. They Are Missing 93% - Paralinguistics [2:41]
4. Kenesics [7:16]
5. Proxemics [9:45]
6. Vocalics [3:49]
7. Artifactual Systems [3:20]
8. It's Really Much More Than Manners [5:59]
9. Reputation Management [4:13]
10. Who Are Your Friends? [10:22]
11. The Coin of the Realm - Playdates [5:52]
12. The Greatest Gift [5:02]
13. Conclusion [1:26]
14. Credits [:31]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend: Helping the Learning Disabled Child Find Social Success
   Play
   Scene Selections
   Bonus Topics
      Focus on Bullying
      Boys + Girls + Frindship - It's All Different!
   Audio Setup
      Spanish Audio: On
      Spanish Audio: Off
      Spanish Subtitles: On
      Spanish Subtitles: Off
   PBS Online
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