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Down syndrome parenting 101: Must-have advice for making your life easier

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112375
Hale, Natalie. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 HAL 2011
For parents, grandparents, or anyone who has a relationship with a person with Down syndrome. Natalie Hale offers advice on everything from celebrating a child's unique personality and seeing him for who he is to insisting he finish his chores and ensuring he has the space to be his own person as a…
Title
Down syndrome parenting 101: Must-have advice for making your life easier
Author
Hale, Natalie
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 240 p.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Parenting
Abstract
For parents, grandparents, or anyone who has a relationship with a person with Down syndrome. Natalie Hale offers advice on everything from celebrating a child's unique personality and seeing him for who he is to insisting he finish his chores and ensuring he has the space to be his own person as an adult. Chapters are purposely short for easy reading.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 HAL 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Down syndrome: The first 18 months

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108308
Schermerhorn, Will (writer, producer, and director). Virginia: Blueberry Shoes Productions LLC , 2003. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 SCH 2003
Presents an introduction to the unique joys and challenges that children with Down Syndrome bring to their families during the critical first 18 to 24 months of life. With interviews of thirteen leading medical and developmental experts on Down Syndrome, it covers a variety of issues: Newborns: dia…
Title
Down syndrome: The first 18 months
Author
Schermerhorn, Will (writer, producer, and director)
Place
Virginia
Publisher
Blueberry Shoes Productions LLC
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 DVD: NTSC format, Col., 108 min.
Topics
Down Syndrome
Parenting
Abstract
Presents an introduction to the unique joys and challenges that children with Down Syndrome bring to their families during the critical first 18 to 24 months of life. With interviews of thirteen leading medical and developmental experts on Down Syndrome, it covers a variety of issues: Newborns: diagnosis, health care, breastfeeding, heart defects; health concerns: parent-professional relationships, ear, nose, and throat, nutrition and feeding, dental; therapies: language and speech therapy, physical therapy; new expectations: the impact of having a child with Down syndrome on the family and the world.
ISBN
0974807109
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 SCH 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Early communication skills for children with Down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108315
Kumin, Libby. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2003. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GI 310 KUM 2003
Focuses on speech and language development from birth through the stage of making 3-word phrases, which is often around kindergarten age, but can occur later. Offers a wealth of information on intelligibility issues, hearing loss, apraxia (difficulty planning oral-motor movements), and other factor…
Title
Early communication skills for children with Down syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Kumin, Libby
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; xiii, 368 p.
Series
Topics in Down Syndrome
Topics
Down Syndrome
Language/Communication
Parenting
Abstract
Focuses on speech and language development from birth through the stage of making 3-word phrases, which is often around kindergarten age, but can occur later. Offers a wealth of information on intelligibility issues, hearing loss, apraxia (difficulty planning oral-motor movements), and other factors that affect communication for children with Down syndrome. Explains how to prepare for and understand the results of speech-language assessment, and goes on to describe what to expect in the years ahead when a child enters elementary school.
Notes
"Originally published as Communication skills in children with Down syndrome, 1994."
ISBN
1890627275
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GI 310 KUM 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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