By Michael L. Wehmeyer,Ivan Brown,Maire Percy,W.L. Alan Fung,Karrie A. Shogren
The relied on middle incapacity textbook will get a complete replace during this moment version, now completely revised to incorporate the entire severe subject matters contemporary pros want to know approximately as they paintings with those that have highbrow and developmental disabilities. dropped at you by means of a brand new staff of world-renowned specialists and individuals, this quantity totally prepares destiny educators, social staff, researchers, and clinicians to supply the simplest prone and helps to kids and adults around the existence span. Tomorrow's pros will realize what to do and the way to do it as they organize for his or her vital paintings, and they're going to check with this ordinary compendium 12 months after yr for info, insights, and solutions. A cornerstone textual content for any path taken with highbrow and developmental disabilities—and a vital reference for each in-service professional's library.
THE perfect middle textual content FOR highbrow AND DEVELOPMENTAL incapacity COURSES:
- Broad and deep, with thorough, updated info on intervention, schooling, relatives roles, health and wellbeing concerns, particular disabilities, and lots more and plenty more
- Life span–focused, with issues starting from genetics and improvement to concerns with regards to aging
- Multidisciplinary, mixing study and private reports of greater than 70 esteemed authors from different fields
- Immediately acceptable, offering either the proof and functional, real-world suggestion on assembly the person wishes of individuals with disabilities
- Student pleasant, with studying ambitions, instructive case tales, stimulating questions for mirrored image, and key web resources
WHATâ€™S NEW: New co-editors and individuals * New and commonly up-to-date chapters on serious themes, together with AAC and know-how, autism spectrum affliction, advocacy and self-advocacy, communique demanding situations, kinfolk matters, human improvement and genetics, criminal and moral concerns, and psychopharmacology
SELECTED themes coated: assessment and prognosis * habit and psychological healthiness * mind plasticity * cerebral palsy * determination making and consent * Down syndrome * early improvement and intervention * schooling * employment * epilepsy * fetal alcohol spectrum disease * fragile X syndrome * gender matters in developmental disabilities * overseas human rights * dietary issues * parenting * actual healthiness * carrier structures and methods * transition from tuition to grownup existence
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A Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities by Michael L. Wehmeyer,Ivan Brown,Maire Percy,W.L. Alan Fung,Karrie A. Shogren