When Your Child Has a Disability: The Complete Sourcebook of Daily and Medical Care / Edition 1by Mark L., Ed. Batshaw Ed.
This user-friendly guide, designed for parents, caregivers, and anyone working with a child with disabilities, is a valuable resource on a wide range of the medical and educational issues surrounding specific disabilities.See more details below
This user-friendly guide, designed for parents, caregivers, and anyone working with a child with disabilities, is a valuable resource on a wide range of the medical and educational issues surrounding specific disabilities.
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Table of Contents
I. Getting the Diagnosis1. Finding Out Your Child Has a DisabilityJames Coplan and Symme W. Trachtenberg2. Making the Most of Doctor VisitsSusan E. Levy3. Why My Child? Causes of Developmental DisabilitiesMark L. Batshaw4. How a Young Child DevelopsMark L. BatshawII. Growing Up with a Disability5. Your Baby Was Born PrematurelyPenny Glass6. Understanding Early InterventionSharon Landesman Ramey, Karen Echols, Craig T. Ramey, and Wanda Y. Newell7. Nutrition and FeedingPeggy S. Eicher8. Dental Care for Your Child with Special NeedsGeorge Acs and Man Wai Ng 9. Understanding Rehabilitation TherapiesLisa A. Kurtz10. Commonly Used MedicationsJohn Albert Wray11. Encouraging Appropriate Child BehaviorJohn M. Parrish12. Your Child's Educational RightsSheila Rose Mazzoli13. Identifying Legal Rights and BenefitsD. Michael MaloneIII. Developmental Disabilities14. Mental RetardationMark L. Batshaw15. Down SyndromeNancy J. Roizen16. Genetic SyndromesGretchen A. Meyer17. Spina BifidaCatherine Shaer18. EpilepsySteven Weinstein19. Cerebral PalsyLouis Pellegrino20. Hearing LossAnnie Steinberg and Lisa J. Bain21. Communication DisordersPaul Wang and Ken Bleile22. Eye Disorders and Visual DisabilitiesMohamad S. Jaafar and Mark L. Batshaw23. Autism Spectrum DisordersKenneth E. Towbin24. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderMark A. Stein and Mark L. Batshaw25. Learning DisabilitiesBruce K. ShapiroIV. What the Future Holds26. What About Our Next Child? Genetic CounsellingCynthia J. Tifft27. Keeping Up with Changes in Health CareAngelo P. Giardino28. Success on the Road to AdulthoodPatience H. White, Andrea Edelman, and Vincent SchuylerSuggested Readings and ResourceIndex
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