Grandparenting a Child with Special Needs (BOK)

Charlotte E. Thompson

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When a new baby is born into a family, grandparents are excited about having a baby to enjoy and love. If the child is born with a disability, it can be difficult to know how to react and how best to help the child and the family as a whole. This book provides guidance on how to grandparent a child with special needs and give every grandchild the love and care they deserve and parents the added support they need. From coming to terms with a diagnosis, to helping with the transition from adolescence to adulthood, the book gives clear advice on grandparenting a child with special needs throughout their life.The author covers the medical, emotional and practical aspects of being a grandparent and explores important issues such as researching resources for specialized care, accessing financial and legal resources and, just as importantly, how to have fun and spend quality time with a grandchild with a disability. The book also addresses how to handle the diagnosis of a serious accident or progressive illness. "Grandparenting a Child with Special Needs" is a unique guide for grandparents keen to make a difference to the lives of their children and their grandchildren.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Utgitt 2009
Forfatter Charlotte E. Thompson Forlag
JESSICA KINGSLEY PUBLISHERS
ISBN 9781843109068 Antall sider 256
Dimensjoner 15,6cm x 23,4cm x 1,4cm Vekt 363 gram
Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd Emner og form Child care & upbringing, Coping with disability