Can I Tell You About Dyspraxia

Author: Maureen Boon
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857008242
Size: 17,10 MB
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Meet Marco - a boy with dyspraxia, which is sometimes called Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD). Marco invites readers to learn about dyspraxia from his perspective, helping them to understand what it is and what it feels like when he sometimes struggles to control his movement and co-ordination. He talks about the challenges of having dyspraxia and lets readers know how he can be helped and supported. This illustrated book will be an ideal introduction for young people, aged 7 upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers and professionals working with children with dyspraxia. It is also an excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions.

Can I Tell You About Autism

Author: Jude Welton
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857008293
Size: 20,18 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Meet Tom - a young boy with autism. Tom invites readers to learn about autism from his perspective, helping them to understand what it is and explaining the challenges he faces with issues such as social communication, sensory overload and changes in his routine. Tom tells readers about all the ways he can be helped and supported by those around him. This illustrated book is ideally suited for readers aged 7 and upwards, and will be an excellent way to increase understanding about autism, in the classroom or at home. It also includes clear, useful information for parents and professionals.

Can I Tell You About Having A Stroke

Author: Lisa Taylor
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857009133
Size: 20,97 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Meet Fred - a man who has had a stroke. Fred invites readers to learn about what it is like to have a stroke from his perspective, helping them to understand the challenges faced by someone who has had a stroke and the ways in which they might have to adapt their lifestyle. He also gives advice on how to offer support to someone who has had a stroke, from diagnosis through to rehabilitation. With illustrations throughout, this useful book will be ideal for anyone who knows someone who has had a stroke, from child to adult. It will help readers to understand and explain what a stroke is and encourage open discussion among family members, carers and friends.

Can I Tell You About Down Syndrome

Author: Elizabeth Elliott
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857009044
Size: 14,11 MB
Format: PDF
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Meet David - a boy with Down syndrome. David invites readers to learn about Down syndrome from his perspective, helping them to understand what Down syndrome is and how it affects his daily life. He explains that he sometimes needs extra help at home and school and suggests ways that those around him can help him to feel supported. This illustrated book is ideal for young people aged 7 upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers, social workers and other professionals working with children with Down syndrome. It is also an excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions.

Can I Tell You About Eczema

Author: Julie Collier
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857009990
Size: 12,75 MB
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Meet Helen - a girl with eczema. Helen invites readers to learn about this skin condition from her perspective, describing how it feels to have itchy and inflamed skin nearly all the time. She explains how different creams, ointments and other treatments can help her skin to feel better and lets readers know about other ways she can be helped and supported. This illustrated book is ideal for young people aged 7 upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers and nurses. It is also an excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions.

Can I Tell You About Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome

Author: Ruth Fidler
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 085700929X
Size: 11,84 MB
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Meet Issy – an 11-year-old girl with pathological demand avoidance syndrome (PDA), a condition on the autism spectrum. Issy invites readers to learn about PDA from her perspective, helping them to understand how simple, everyday demands can cause her great anxiety and stress. Issy tells readers about all the ways she can be helped and supported by those around her. This illustrated book is for readers aged 7 and upwards, and will be an excellent way to increase understanding about PDA in the classroom or at home. It also includes practical tips and recommended resources for parents and professionals.

Can I Tell You About Adhd

Author: Susan Yarney
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 1849053596
Size: 10,22 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Each illustrated book in this series is designed for parents and professionals to use with children ages 7-up to help explain difficult concepts and features a cartoon character that explains a particular brain disorder. Original.

Caged In Chaos

Author: Victoria Biggs
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 1843103478
Size: 10,21 MB
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Written by a teenage dyspraxic, this inspiring book is a positive and practical guide for those struggling to come to grips with dyspraxia or developmental coordination disorder (DCD).

Dyspraxia

Author: Amanda Kirby
Editor: Souvenir PressLtd
ISBN: 9780285635128
Size: 11,35 MB
Format: PDF
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Discusses the condition of dyspraxia which causes motor ability problems for children, and includes information on symptoms, a glossary of techincal terms, and a list of resources.

Nonverbal Learning Disabilities At Home

Author: Pamela B. Tanguay
Editor: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781853029400
Size: 15,55 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book explores the problems children with NLD may face, and provides strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. The author provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the disorder, from early warning signs and self-care issues to social skills and personal safety.