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Parents, Professionals, and Mentally Handicapped People

Peter Mittler

Parents, Professionals, and Mentally Handicapped People

Approaches to Partnership

by Peter Mittler

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Published by Brookline Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Services for,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Europe,
  • Family relationships,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Congresses,
  • People with mental disabilitie,
  • People with mental disabilities

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8325372M
    ISBN 100914797123
    ISBN 109780914797128


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Professionals and parents must work together to give such children the chance of living as ordinary lives Professionals possible and here, the author develops a broadly-based conceptual framework for the.

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Empathy for Parents of Special Needs Children: Coping & Help The demands of having special needs children have a definite effect on parents. Posted It is with this quotation from Freud that Maud Mannoni began her book The Backward Child and His Mother (). Nearly forty years after her pioneering work was first published, these words still retain their full significance as psychoanalysts like Valerie Sinason have continued the work of extending psychoanalytic understanding to the needs of the mentally.

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Parents and Young Mentally Handicapped Children A Review of Research Issues, 1st Edition. By Helen McConachie. First published inthis book reviews research on the role parents play in fostering the early development of children with mental handicaps.

INTRODUCTION. All over the world, the combination of inadequate services provided to the mentally retarded children and their families, and the shift in care from the institutions to the community, has resulted in placing an extra burden on families 1 – is still unknown how the attitudes of parents of the mentally retarded children toward their children's handicap in our .the Resource Guide.

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And parents of people with severe mental illness often need to work in partnership with medical staff to manage the care of their children.

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