ERIC Number: EJ361009
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Siblings of the Hearing Impaired: Perspectives for Parents.
Atkins, Dale V.
Volta Review, v89 n5 p32-45 Sep 1987
The author describes the concerns and needs of siblings of hearing-impaired children, offering practical suggestions for parents, educators, and mental health and community service workers. Examples of successful programs for siblings that provide emotional support, training and information about their siblings' disability, and effective interaction and problem-solving techniques are presented. (Author/VW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Families and Their Hearing-Impaired Children.