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Author Tanguay, Pamela B., 1947-
Title Nonverbal learning disabilities at home : a parent's guide / Pamela B. Tanguay ; foreword by Byron P. Rourke.
Imprint London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Pub., 2001.

Subject Learning disabled children -- United States -- Life skills guides.
Learning disabled children -- Home care -- United States.
Social skills in children -- United States.
Parents of children with disabilities -- United States.
Nonverbal learning disabilities -- United States.
Learning disabilities.
Learning disabilities -- Psychology.
Nonverbal Communication.
Developmental Disabilities.
Social Adjustment.
Adaptation, Psychological.
United States.
Description 1 online resource (267 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-262) and index.
Contents Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home: A Parent 's Guide; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword BY Byron P. Rouke, FRSC; Introduction; 1 NLD -What Is It?; 2 Early Warning Signs; 3 The Parent 's Role; 4 Self-help Skills; 5 Fine Motor Skills; 6 Coordination, Athletics, and Team Sports; 7 Managing the Environment; 8 Organization; 9 Thinking Skills; 10 Communication Skills; 11 Social Skills; 12 Independent Living Skills; 13 Coping with Change; 14 Safety Issues; Afterword: The Miracle of Music; Appendix I: Glossary of Terms; Appendix II: Annotated Bibliography; Appendix III: Internet Resources.
Appendix IV: OrganizationsBibliography; Index.
Summary This book explores the problems children with NLD may face, and provides strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. The author provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the disorder, from early warning signs and self-care issues to social skills and personal safety.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585488347 (electronic bk.)
9780585488349 (electronic bk.)
9781846422706 (electronic bk.)
1846422701 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 54981328
Additional Format Print version: Tanguay, Pamela B., 1947- Nonverbal learning disabilities at home. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Pub., 2001 1853029408 (DLC) 00048387 (OCoLC)45102928