The text is appropriate for either the Introductory or Methods course in Physical and/or Health Disabilities in the departments of special education, and occupational and physical therapy. This book equips students with the knowledge they need to be effective in working with individuals who have physical, sensory and/or health disabilities. The text focuses on the delivery of services to children, provides factual information about the specific disabilities and presents material on barriers that can hinder a full and rewarding life. Collaboration between teachers, counselors, therapists and family is emphasized throughout.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)