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Talk to me : a practical guide to conversational therapy for parents of children with speech and language difficulties or Asperger syndrome / Heather Jones.

By: Jones, Heather
Material type: TextTextDescription: 168pages. 22cmISBN: 9781849054287 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Childhood | Books by parents | Resources for parents | Communication | Conversation skills | Social skillsSummary: "If your child finds talking to people a struggle, this is the book to get the conversation started. In this hands-on guide, Heather Jones offers practical advice, born of experience with her own son, which will help you teach your child the principles of communication. Full of strategies and examples, it shows how you can allay fears, build confidence and teach your child to enjoy conversation. Once a child gets used to talking with other people, many life skills can develop more easily as they grow up - from making friends and shopping for themselves, to being interviewed and eventually getting a job. This handy book provides guidance and inspiration to parents, teachers and anyone else who cares for a child who finds language and comprehension difficult."
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
06:00.a JONE.c 2014 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 102426
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
06:00.a JONE.c 2014 (Browse shelf) 2 Available 102427
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
06:00.a JONE.c 2014 (Browse shelf) 3 Available 102428

Includes index.

"If your child finds talking to people a struggle, this is the book to get the conversation started. In this hands-on guide, Heather Jones offers practical advice, born of experience with her own son, which will help you teach your child the principles of communication. Full of strategies and examples, it shows how you can allay fears, build confidence and teach your child to enjoy conversation. Once a child gets used to talking with other people, many life skills can develop more easily as they grow up - from making friends and shopping for themselves, to being interviewed and eventually getting a job. This handy book provides guidance and inspiration to parents, teachers and anyone else who cares for a child who finds language and comprehension difficult."