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ERIC Number: EJ457478
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1051-6204
A Deaf Child in the Family: New Reasons to Hope?
Ryan, Emily
Perspectives in Education and Deafness, v11 n2 p14-17 Nov-Dec 1992
The mother of a child deafened by spinal meningitis in infancy discusses her emotional response to the diagnosis, including initial shock, guilt, and anger, followed by acceptance and constructive action. Early intervention services which center on family services and the importance of good communication between professionals and parents are stressed. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A