By Linda Wilmshurst Ph.D. ABPP, Alan W. Brue Ph.D. NCSP
A "Parent's advisor to big schooling" bargains valuable info and a favorable imaginative and prescient of unique schooling that would aid mom and dad during the almost certainly overwhelming approaches of catch-all courses that encompasses dozens of studying demanding situations: developmental hold up; studying and actual disabilities; emotional disturbance; retardation, autism; and others. jam-packed with sensible concepts, pattern varieties, and enlightening examples, it is a beneficial source for supporting each baby examine.
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Ed. New York: Guilford Press, 2003. 255 This page intentionally left blank Index ability, see intellectual ability academic competence, 163–164 academic performance assessment, 49 accommodation for ADHD, 106 for asthma. 31 behavioral strategies, 28 for bipolar disorder, 96 for diabetes, 190–202 for emotional disturbance, 33, 117 environmental strategies, 29 for epilepsy. 33–34 evaluation methods, 30 for mental retardation, 117 organizational strategies, 28–29 presentation strategies, 29–30 for specific disabilities, 31–34 achievement discrepancy formula, 78 vs.
O. O. O. org National Mental Health Association (NMHA) 2001 N. O. org National Stuttering Association (NSA) 119 W. S. org Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (PWSA) 5700 Midnight Pass Rd. O. org G L O S S A R Y Acronyms 101—Educational Abbreviations and What They Mean Every profession has its own set of acronyms, or shortcuts, that are used to communicate information. Education is no different. While they can be a time-saver for school professionals, acronyms can be overwhelming to people who are unfamiliar with the lingo.
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A parent's guide to special education : insider advice on how to navigate the system and help your child succeed by Linda Wilmshurst Ph.D. ABPP, Alan W. Brue Ph.D. NCSP