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Item Nr: B 95641 Title: Multicoloured Mayhem: Parenting the Many Shades of Adolescents and Children With Autism, Asperger Syndrome and AD/HD
Grade Lvl: T Author: Jackson, Jacqui
Length: 256 Prod/Pub: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Copyright: 2004 Series:
Book Type: N Biographee:
Copies: 2 Loan Period: 14 days
 
  Jacqui Jackson shares how she has adapted to and overcome the many physical and emotional challenges she has faced while parenting her seven children, four of whom have serious physical, emotional, and mental limitations. Luke (author of Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome) has Asperger Syndrome, Joe has ADHD, Matthew has dyspraxia & dyslexia, and Ben has autism. Book explains what it is like to parent young people with such a range of conditions, and provides helpful and creative advice for other parents and carers.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1872 - ASPERGER'S SYNDROME
  1337 - ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER
  1332 - AUTISM/ASD
  417 - DYSLEXIA
  489 - FAMILY LIFE EDUCATION
  1338 - HYPERACTIVITY
  1465 - SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS/PERSONS