A Parent's Guide to Down Syndrome
Toward A Brighter FutureBook - 2001
For over 10 years, parents and professionals have trusted Dr. Pueschel's bestselling book A Parent's Guide to Down Syndrome --and now, they can get the latest information in his newly updated edition translated into Spanish. Crossing the lifespan, this thorough volume highlights developmental stages and shows recent advances that can improve a child's quality of life. New topics covered includeIndividuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 1997 innovative services, programs, and support groups the latest prenatal genetic testing methods the impact of play on gross motor development association of Down syndrome with other disorders such as Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Pervasive Developmental Disorder
Written by leading experts, many of whom are parents of children with Down syndrome themselves, readers will get the advice and insight in this easy-to-read reference.