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The Guide to Good Health
A book covering the complete scope of health care and wellness needs for adolescents and adult with Down Syndrome.
Drs. Chicoine and McGuire provide families, caregivers, and medical professionals invaluable insight into what health problems are more common in their patients, and how medical issues can present uniquely in people with Down syndrome. In a clear, empathetic style, they discuss how to promote a healthy lifestyle to prevent problems, and how to recognize health problems early on to ensure appropriate care for the best outcome.
NB: The library resources are available for ADSA library members to borrow. Unfortunately we do not sell direct to the general public.
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Number Skills - Number skills development for teenagers with Down syndrome (11-16yrs)
Provides guidance and advice and describes practical activities to assist the development of number skills for adolescents with Down syndrome.
Life After High School - A Guide for Students with Disabilities and Their Families
This book offers help and support to students with disabilities of all kinds, and their families, both before and during the transition to life after high school.
Plan For The Future
A DVD to help empower individuals with Down syndrome and their families to positively take the step from school into adult life
Understanding Behaviour A Guide for Parents and Caregivers
All behaviour has a purpose, to initiate social contact, to escape or avoid, to obtain objects or events, to express emotion or to reduce stress and for sensory stimulation. This publication will help you to understand and manage these behaviours.
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