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  1. Activities for Adults with Learning Disabilities

    Activities for Adults with Learning Disabilities

    Having Fun, Meeting Needs

    Helen Sonnet and Ann Taylor

    This valuable resource for people working with adults with learning disabilities provides over 60 sessions of fun activities that aim to entertain and stimulate the minds of people with learning disabilities. The sessions are divided into different types of activity including cookery, arts and crafts, drama and dance, and outside events. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 5.98in / 228mm x 152mm, 160pp, $24.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-975-4
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, $24.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-962-0
  2. Authentic Dialogue with Persons who are Developmentally Disabled

    Authentic Dialogue with Persons who are Developmentally Disabled

    Sad Without Tears

    Jennifer Hill

    It has often been assumed that people with developmental disabilities are incapable of expressing or acquiring the level of emotional insight necessary to engage in any kind of therapy. This book explodes this myth, challenging mental health professionals and families to engage in genuine dialogue with people who are developmentally disabled. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.46in x 6.26in / 215mm x 159mm, 128pp, $36.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-016-6
    2009, Ebook, PDF, 128pp, $36.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-952-1
  3. Defying Disability

    Defying Disability

    The Lives and Legacies of Nine Disabled Leaders

    Mary Wilkinson

    This book tells the stories of nine disabled leaders who, by force of personality and concrete achievement, have made us think differently about disability. They share a common will to change society so that disabled people get a fair deal. It is based on extensive interviews with the subjects and people who know them. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 9.17in x 6.42in / 233mm x 163mm, 224pp, $36.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-415-5
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, $36.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-083-2
  4. Challenges to the Human Rights of People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Challenges to the Human Rights of People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Edited by Frances Owen and Dorothy Griffiths

    This book provides a multidisciplinary examination of human rights and the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. It combines historical, psychological, philosophical, social, educational, medical and legal perspectives to form a unique and insightful account of the subject. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 8.90in x 6.06in / 226mm x 154mm, 288pp, $55.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-590-9
    2008, Ebook, ePUB, 288pp, $55.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-886-9
  5. Multisensory Rooms and Environments

    Multisensory Rooms and Environments

    Controlled Sensory Experiences for People with Profound and Multiple Disabilities

    Susan Fowler

    Designed use with people with multiple disabilities, this photocopiable resource explains the theory underlying multisensory environments. It outlines the practicalities of planning, setting up and equipping a multisensory space, and features useful checklists and tools for creating multisensory experiences in both designed and everyday settings. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 11.65in x 8.27in / 296mm x 210mm, 256pp, $55.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-462-9
    2008, Ebook, PDF, 256pp, $55.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-809-8
  6. Promoting Social Interaction for Individuals with Communicative Impairments

    Promoting Social Interaction for Individuals with Communicative Impairments

    Making Contact

    Edited by M. Suzanne Zeedyk

    The book presents approaches to nurturing communicative abilities in people with a communication impairment. It looks at a range of approaches, including intensive interaction, co-creative communication, sensory integration and music therapy, for people with a wide range of impairments including autism and dementia. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 5.98in / 228mm x 152mm, 192pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-539-8
    2008, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-783-1
  7. Disability and Impairment

    Disability and Impairment

    Working with Children and Families

    Peter Burke

    Burke demonstrates the normality of disability - that children are children whatever their label - and the need for a sensitive professional understanding of the impact of both physical and learning disabilities on family members, in order to improve their quality of life. Learn More
    2008, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.02in / 229mm x 153mm, 168pp, $35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-396-7
    2008, Ebook, ePUB, 168pp, $35.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-753-4
  8. Service User Involvement

    Service User Involvement

    Reaching the Hard to Reach in Supported Housing

    Helen Brafield and Terry Eckersley

    Drawing on original research, this book offers imaginative strategies for consulting with service users who have been historically difficult to engage with, including homeless people, ex-offenders, and minority ethnic groups. The authors explore traditional consultation methods as well as creative activities as ways of gathering clients' views. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.29in x 7.28in / 236mm x 185mm, 224pp, $42.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-343-1
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 224pp, $42.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-745-9
  9. Supportive Parenting

    Supportive Parenting

    Becoming an Advocate for Your Child with Special Needs

    Jan Starr Campito

    When Jan Campito entered the world of special needs, she trusted the experts to tell her what was wrong, and how to proceed to help her children. As she realized that no one else was stepping in to obtain appropriate help, she decided to take on that responsibility. Here Jan shares some of her experiences and what she has learnt in the process. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.33in x 6.18in / 237mm x 157mm, 256pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-851-1
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 256pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-663-6
  10. Mothering Special Needs

    Mothering Special Needs

    A Different Maternal Journey

    Anna Karin Kingston

    With personal accounts from mothers themselves, this book encourages women who have children with special needs to recognize and express their own aspirations and needs for self-fulfilment. It addresses the social construction of motherhood, discussing issues such as mother-blame in the context of raising a child with a learning disability. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.06in / 234mm x 154mm, 208pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-543-5
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 208pp, $29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-633-9

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