A Parent's Guide to Down Syndrome: Toward a Brighter Future / Edition 2

A Parent's Guide to Down Syndrome: Toward a Brighter Future / Edition 2

by Siegfried M. Pueschel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557664528

ISBN-13: 9781557664525

Pub. Date: 01/01/2001

Publisher: Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company

This text teaches not just what to expect as your child with Down syndrome grows but what you can hope for in terms of health, schooling, and your child's life in the community. It includes reassuring guidance, and straightforward explanations.

Overview

This text teaches not just what to expect as your child with Down syndrome grows but what you can hope for in terms of health, schooling, and your child's life in the community. It includes reassuring guidance, and straightforward explanations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557664525
Publisher:
Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
338
Sales rank:
1,254,455
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


About the Authors
Acknowledgments
Introduction

  1. From Parent to Parent
    Claire D. Canning
  2. A Brief History of Down Syndrome
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  3. Exploring the Causes of Down Syndrome
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  4. Prenatal Diagnosis and Genetic Counseling
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  5. A Child with Down Syndrome is Born
    Ann Murphy
  6. Physical Features of the Child
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  7. Medical Concerns and Health Issues
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  8. Treatments Approaches
    Siegfried M. Pueschel
  9. What to Expect as Your Child Develops
    Claire D. Canning and Siegfried M. Pueschel
  10. Feeding the Young Child
    Elizabeth Zausmer and Siegfried M. Pueschel
  11. Early Developmental Stimulation
    Elizabeth Zausmer
  12. Stimulating the Child's Gross Motor Development
    Elizabeth Zausmer
  13. Fine Motor Skills and Play: The Road to Cognitive Learning
    Elizabeth Zausmer
  14. Raising a Child with Down Syndrome
    Ann Murphy
  15. Developing Communication Skills
    DeAnna Horstmeier
  16. Preschool and Kindergarten: A Time of Enlightenment and Achievement
    Claire D. Canning
  17. Education from Childhood Through Adolescence
    H.D. Bud Fredericks
  18. Adolescence and the Transition to Adulthood
    Jean P. Edwards
  19. Recreation: Key to a More Fulfilling Quality of Community Life
    John Rynders
  20. Working in the Community Through Supported Employment: It's All About Choices
    Darlene D. Unger
  21. Does Parenting Ever End? Experiences of Parents of Adults with Down Syndrome
    Dorothy Robison, Marty Wyngaarden Krauss, and Marsha Mailick Seltzer
  22. Biomedical Research and the Future of Down Syndrome
    Alberto C.S. Costa

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >