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Seeing Ezra : a mother's story of autism, unconditional love, and the meaning of normal

Verfasser/in: Kerry Cohen
Herausgeber: Berkeley, Calif. : Seal Press, ©2011.
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"Seeing Ezra is the soulful, beautifully written memoir of a mother's fierce love for her autistic son, and a poignant examination of what it means to be normal." When Kerry Cohen's son Ezra turns one, a babysitter suggests he may be different," setting her family on a path in which autism dominates their world. As he becomes a toddler and they navigate the often rigid and prescriptive world of therapy, Cohen is
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Gattung/Form: Biography
Name: Ezra Cohen; Kerry Cohen
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp Buch
Alle Autoren: Kerry Cohen
ISBN: 9781580053693 1580053696 9781580054331 1580054331
OCLC-Nummer: 707257237
Beschreibung: 285 pages ; 24 cm
Inhalt: Preface --
Fall in Oregon: Two years old (Mind blindness ; Early intervention ; Genetic markers ; Defining normal) --
Spring in Massachusetts: Four years old (Adaptive behavior ; First steps ; Young Frankenmilk ; Facilitated communication ; Visual spatial skills ; Tactile defensiveness ; Broken-mirror theory ; Least restrictive environment ; Difficulty with transitiosn ; (Un-) cooperative play ; Not otherwise specified) --
Summer in Oregon: Seven years old (Parallel play ; Augmentative communication ; Joint attention ; Literal thinking ; Central coherence ; Emotion recognition ; Visual learning ; Theory of mind).
Verfasserangabe: Kerry Cohen.

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best-selling Loose Girl author Kerry Cohen offers an alternative view on autism to the millions of families with special needs children-one focused on acceptance over recovery  Weiterlesen…

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Praise for Loose Girl: "Compelling ... Cohen is a fine writer. She is introspective, and there's a wry humor that penetrates Loose Girl." -- The Oregonian

 
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