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A different kind of perfect : writings by parents on raising a child with special needs

Author: Bernadette Thomas; Cindy Dowling
Publisher: Boston : Trumpeter, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Trumpeter edView all editions and formats
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"Every parent dreams of having a happy, healthy child. What happens when these dreams are shattered by a physical or cognitive disability? A Different Kind of Perfect offers comfort, consolation, and wisdom from parents who have been there?and are finding their way through"--Publisher website (January 2006).
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Different kind of perfect.
Boston : Trumpeter, 2006
(OCoLC)690890611
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bernadette Thomas; Cindy Dowling
ISBN: 9781590303078 1590303075
OCLC Number: 69241392
Notes: Originally published: Lessons from my child. Lane Cove, NSW : Finch, ©2004.
Description: xvii, 262 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Grief --
Denial --
Anger --
Depression --
Acceptance --
Empowerment --
Marriage, family, and friends --
Love and joy --
Spirituality --
Laughter --
How some parents unwind.
Responsibility: edited by Bernadette Thomas and Cindy Dowling ; chapter introductions by Neil Nicoll.
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"Every parent dreams of having a happy, healthy child. What happens when these dreams are shattered by a physical or cognitive disability? A Different Kind of Perfect offers comfort, consolation, and wisdom from parents who have been there?and are finding their way through"--Publisher website (January 2006).

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