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The boy in the moon: A father's search for his disabled son

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111520
Brown, Ian. Toronto, ON: Vintage Canada , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 BRO 2009
This book tells the story of a father's personal journey and search for his disabled son. The author's son was born with a rare genetic mutation: at thirteen, his son weighs only 54 pounds, wears diapers, cannot speak and needs to wear special cuffs on his arms so that he cannot harm himself. Writ…
Title
The boy in the moon: A father's search for his disabled son
Author
Brown, Ian
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Vintage Canada
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover; 295 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Genetic Disorders
Abstract
This book tells the story of a father's personal journey and search for his disabled son. The author's son was born with a rare genetic mutation: at thirteen, his son weighs only 54 pounds, wears diapers, cannot speak and needs to wear special cuffs on his arms so that he cannot harm himself. Written with honesty and humour, this award winning book began as a Globe and Mail series.
ISBN
9780679310099
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 BRO 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Rett syndrome: Therapeutic interventions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112208
Lotan, Meir (ed.), Merrick, Joav (ed.). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF GI 300 LOT 2011
This book is the collected experience of a devoted group of therapists who have spent a major part of their professional lives working with individuals with Rett syndrome, trying to unveil and overcome this debilitating syndrome. The knowledge presented in this book will support health care profes…
Title
Rett syndrome: Therapeutic interventions
Author
Lotan, Meir (ed.)
Merrick, Joav (ed.)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Hardcover: 431 p. (index)
Series
Disability Studies
Topics
Genetic Disorders
Developmental Disability
Abstract
This book is the collected experience of a devoted group of therapists who have spent a major part of their professional lives working with individuals with Rett syndrome, trying to unveil and overcome this debilitating syndrome. The knowledge presented in this book will support health care professionals to better assist Rett syndrome clients and their families in dealing with this condition.
ISBN
9781617286148
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF GI 300 LOT 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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