Item description for Voices of Autism: The Healing Companion: Stories for Courage, Comfort and Strength (Voices Of series) by Healing Project...
Overview Offers thirty-nine true stories of lives transformed by autism, featuring essays written by patients and family affected by the disease.
A powerful response to a mysterious disorder, this compilation features dozens of writers from all walks of life speaking candidly about their experiences with autism—a disease that affects more than a half million Americans under the age of 21 at every level of society. Filled with true stories of the parents of autistic children, their caregivers, teachers, and friends, the stories presented both inspire and inform, providing a palpable sense of connection and community. A comprehensive resource section for those seeking current information about the science and treatment of autism is also included. Heartfelt and emotional, this informative volume truly affirms the strength of the human spirit.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 5.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2008
Publisher LaChance Publishing LLC
ISBN 1934184055 ISBN13 9781934184059
Availability 0 units.
More About Healing Project
The Healing Project is a not-for-profit organization founded in 2005 and dedicated to creating a communityof support for those challenged with chronic and life-threatening illnesses. S. Epatha Merkerson is a Tony Awardnominated and Emmy Awardwinning actress best-known for her role on thetelevision crime drama "Law & Order.""
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Voices of Autism Jun 11, 2008
If you are coping with a friend or family member who suffers from autism, or if you are interested in learning more about the disease, you need this book. It opens the door to a community of medical professionals, families and caregivers that is both touching and informative. The book also provides a resource section that will let you know you don't have to face the problem alone.