Marion Stanton's book is an invaluable guide for all parents and guardians who are learning to care for a child with cerebral palsy. She highlights the positive experiences and emphasizes the common parental wish to raise a bright, confident and happy child, whatever the obstacles. The book covers the early stages of cerebral palsy, choice of therapy and treatment, management of everyday life, education, informal support and social factors, legal rights and benefits, and planning for adulthood. There is also a fully updated and comprehensive reference section. With new research, changes in the benefits system and support networks, this will be a welcome and essential new edition.
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This compassionate, comprehensive guide offers clear information for parents and guardians learning to care for a child with cerebral palsy. It covers the early stages, day-to-day care, types of treatment available, support networks, school and legal rights and benefits.About the Author:
Marion Stanton is a qualified special needs teacher and mother of three children. She has co-founded an early learning group for children with disabilities, and is an active member of the Alliance for Inclusive Education.
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Book Description Ebury Press, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 256 pages. 8.50x5.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0091876761
Book Description Random House UK, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091876761
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