Books tagged: parenting children with special needs

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An Accidental Advocate: A mother's journey with her exceptional son
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A health care consultant turned education advocate, Kathryn Burke is the parent of a son with learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. An Accidental Advocate chronicles her journey to identify her son's challenges and obtain supports necessary to address his needs. Also described are the steep learning curve and emotions that accompany being her son's advocate.
Parental Healing: Paradigm Shift
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Parental Healing:Paradigm Shift encourages mutual healing between parent and child. It takes a simple approach to convey practical, philosophical and healing methods that incorporate easily into everyday parenting. Parental Healing creates space for both parents and children while allowing for greater understanding and deeper connection.
Our Own: Adopting and Parenting the Older Child
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,350. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011 by Snowcap Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
An adoptive mother draws on her own experiences, extensive research, and interviews with adoptive families, grown adoptees, and professionals to create a memorable collection of practical tips and real-life stories for anyone who's adopting, or has adopted, an older child.
The Joy and the Challenge: Parenting Gifted Children
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Price: Free! Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
Articles and resources from SENG's National Parenting Gifted Children Week. Topics include identifying and recognizing giftedness, the challenges of parenting a gifted child, underachievement issues and twice exceptionalism, gifted minorities and gifted boys and girls, misdiagnosis and depression in gifted youth, advocacy, and parenting supports and resources.
Rebel: How to restore love, trust and respect to relationships with rebellious youth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
If you are struggling to maintain loving, trusting and respectful relationships with your child/ teenager, or if they are self-destructing before your very eyes and refusing to let you help, this short booklet is for you. It provides easy to follow, practical steps to repair the damage to your loved one and to your relationship with them.
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education is written by Learning Specialist Meredith Resnick, M.Ed & MA. The author explores the purpose behind reframing how special education labels are used and viewed and offers methods for this reframing movement. In addition, she provides strategies, both technological and traditional, for empowering and assisting students with labels.
SEIZE HOPE: Just a Brainstorm on an otherwise Sunny Day
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A non-fiction book about Epilepsy unlike all others: this is an upbeat read; the theme of this book is HOPE. Readers both recently diagnosed or life-long living with a Seizure Disorder; you quickly realize the value of an Author pouring our her soul on the pages with first hand experiences: a how to guide to living life well, not defined by Epilepsy. Internet-linked.
Monkey See Monkey Do
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
A children's book for "big" people. Monkey See... Monkey Do reminds us how important it is to always try to set a good example. Kids watch everything we do and often emulate our behavior, so it is imperative to serve as a positive role model. A fun and entertaining book that resonates with new and not-so-new parents.
Is This My Child? - Sensory Integration Simplified
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Is This My Child? uses research-based information to help a understand how a child's brain processes information using a simple format. It is a fast, simple read incorporating the principles of neuro-plasticity and child development that create the underlying foundations of learning. One needs to take into account the ‘whole child.’ This book explains how with a simple and relatable approach.