The Cerebral Palsy Handbook

The Cerebral Palsy Handbook A Practical Guide for Parents and Carers

New Edition

Paperback (07 Mar 2002) | English

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Marion Stanton's book is an invaluable guide for all parents and guardians who are learning to care for a child with cerebral palsy. She highlights the positive experiences and emphasises the common parental wish to raise a bright, confident and happy child, whatever the obstacles. The book covers the early stages of cerebral palsy, choice of therapy and treatment, management of everyday life, education, informal support and social factors, legal rights and benefits, and planning for adulthood. There is also a fully updated and comprehensive reference section. With new research, changes in the benefits system and support networks, this will be a welcome and essential new edition.

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Book information

ISBN: 9780091876760
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Imprint: Vermilion
Pub date:
Edition: New Edition
DEWEY: 362.196836
DEWEY edition: 21
Language: English
Number of pages: 244
Weight: 334g
Height: 216mm
Width: 137mm
Spine width: 18mm