ERIC Number: ED143179
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
A Reader's Guide for Parents of Children with Mental, Physical or Emotional Disabilities.
Moore, Coralie B.; Morton, Kathryn Gorham
Presented for parents of handicapped children is a listing of approximately 600 references. The books in the first section deal with the following five topics relevant to all handicaps: basic information; home teaching and playing techniques; experiences of other parents; and current issues such as advocacy, employment, prevention, and sex education. The second section contains references for books on 11 specific handicaps. Books for children about children with handicaps are cited in the third section, and a final section lists relevant organizations, directories and journals. Book citations within each topic area are arranged alphabetically by author and include title, date, pagination information and a brief annotation. (CL)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Bibliographies, Handicapped Children, Home Instruction, Parent Education, Parent Role, Parents, Play, Resource Materials, Teaching Methods
Bureau of Community Health Services, Health Services Administration, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857 [Free, (HSA)77-5290]
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Services Administration (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Community Health Services.
Authoring Institution: Montgomery County Association for Retarded Citizens, Silver Spring, MD.
Note: Guide prepared by Family and Community Services of Montgomery County Md. Association for Retarded Citizens