Monday, November 29, 2010

About Down Syndrome


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Public Awareness Language Guidelines
Down syndrome Fact Sheet
The Story of Down syndrome
Frequently Asked Questions
Prenatal Testing - Diagnosis


Source: Down Syndrome Information Alliance

Thursday, February 11, 2010

An Administrator's Guide to Preschool Inclusion

An Administrator's Guide to Preschool Inclusion
For many administrators and educators working in early childhood programs, inclusion is filled with complex and puzzling issues. Administrators hold a powerful role in creating and maintaining inclusive classrooms for young children. Over the past 5 years, we have talked with many administrators who set program policy. These admininstrators exert key influences over whether or not inclusive classrooms exist, and how successful the programs are for children, teachers, and families.


Source: FPG Child Development Institute

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens: A Parent’s Guide

Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens: A Parent’s Guide
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This booklet is a guide for parents who think their child may have symptoms of bipolar disorder, or parents whose child has been diagnosed.


Source: National Institute of Mental Health

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Information for parents and carers with a child or young person recently diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder

Information for parents and carers with a child or young person recently diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder
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If you have just been told that your child or young adult has been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), this booklet will tell you the main things you need to know.

This booklet has been developed by NHS Education for Scotland and funded by the Scottish Government.


Source: The Playfield Institute
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