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Working with families of young children with special needs / edited by R.A. McWilliam ; series editors' note by Karen R. Harris and Steve Graham.

McWilliam, R. A. (Editor).
Book Book


Location: Fennell STACKS LC4019.3 .W67 2010
Barcode: 30731101099152
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781606235393 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1606235397 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 265 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Guilford Press, c2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / R.A. McWilliam -- Identifying families' supports and other resources / Lee Ann Jung -- Assessing families' needs with the routines-based interview / R.A. McWilliam -- Community-based everyday child learning opportunities / Carl J. Dunst, Melinda Raab, Carol M. Trivette and Jennifer Swanson -- Coordinating services with families / Mary Beth Bruder -- Talking to families / P.J. McWilliam -- Working with families from diverse backgrounds / Marci J. Hanson and Eleanor W. Lynch -- A primary-coach approach to teaming and supporting families in early childhood intervention / M'Lisa L. Sheldon and Dathan D. Rush -- Support-based home visiting / R.A. McWilliam -- Helping families address challenging behavior and promote social development / Lise Fox.
Summary, etc.:
Presents research-based best practices for serving families of children with special needs from birth to age 6. Expert contributors demonstrate how early intervention and early childhood special education can effectively address a wide range of family concerns, which in turn optimizes children's development and learning. -From the publisher.
Subject: Children with disabilities > Education (Early childhood)
Early childhood special education.
Early childhood education > Parent participation.