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Title:
Raising a sensory smart child : the definitive handbook for helping your child with sensory processing issues
Author:
Biel, Lindsey, author.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Updated & rev. ed.
Publication Information:
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, [2009]
Physical Description:
xxiii, 439 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Summary:
For children with sensory difficulties-those who struggle to process everyday sensations and exhibit unusual behaviors such as avoiding or seeking out touch, movement, sounds, and sights-this groundbreaking book is an invaluable resource. Sensory integration dysfunction, also known as sensory processing disorder, affects all kinds of children-from those with developmental delays, attention problems, or autism spectrum disorders, to those without any other issues. Coauthored by a pediatric occupational therapist and a parent of a child with sensory issues, this updated and expanded edition of Raising a Sensory Smart Child is comprehensive and more helpful than ever.
Language:
English
Contents:
Recognizing and understanding your child's sensory issues -- Addressing your child's sensory needs -- Fostering your child's development -- Parenting with sensory smarts -- Recommended products and resources.
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ISBN:
9780143115342
Format :
Book