Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home: A Parent's Guide

byPamela TanguayForeword byByron Rourke

December 15, 2000|
Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home: A Parent's Guide by Pamela Tanguay
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Do you know a child who is bright, charming and articulate, but has no friends? A child who showed early signs of intelligence, but is now floundering, academically and emotionally? Children with Nonverbal Learning Disabilities (NLD) are an enigma. They're children with extraordinary gifts and heartbreaking challenges that go far beyond the classroom. Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home explores the variety of daily life problems children with NLD may face, and provides practical strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. The author, herself the parent of a child with NLD, provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the disorder, from early warning signs and self-care issues to social skills and personal safety. User-friendly and highly practical, this book is an essential guide for parents in understanding and living with NLD, and professionals working with these very special children.
Pamela B. Tanguay is the mother of a teen daughter who was diagnosed with NLD at the age of nine. Since that time she has become an active advocate for individuals with NLD and related conditions. She is the owner and co-developer of the widely-acclaimed website NLD on the Web! Pam was a founding board member of ASC-US Inc., which is a...
Title:Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home: A Parent's GuideFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 9.7 X 6.8 X 0.7 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 9.7 X 6.8 X 0.7 inPublished:December 15, 2000Publisher:Jessica Kingsley PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1853029408

ISBN - 13:9781853029400

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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