Teaching Children with Down Syndrome About Their Bodies, Boundaries & Sexuality

Teaching Children with Down Syndrome About Their Bodies, Boundaries & Sexuality : A Guide for Parents & Professionals

Provides ideas for teaching children with Down syndrome about their bodies, puberty, and sexuality. This book covers relevant issues and concerns for children of various ages, such as: labelling and explaining private body parts; identifying and expressing emotions; respecting personal space; and, teaching self-care and hygiene.

  • Format: Paperback | 331 pages
  • Dimensions: 280 x 215 x 17.53mm | 802g
  • Publication date: 25 Sep 2007
  • Publisher: Woodbine House Inc.,U.S.
  • Publication City/Country: Bethesda, MD, United States
  • Language: English
  • Illustrations note: b/w photos & tables; b/w photos & tables
  • ISBN10: 189062733X
  • ISBN13: 9781890627331
  • Bestsellers rank: 178,204

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