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The boy who loved windows : opening the heart and mind of a child threatened with autism / Patricia Stacey.

By: Stacey, Patricia
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2003Edition: 1st Da Capo Press edDescription: xi, 300 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0738206660Subject(s): Childhood | Books by parents | Understanding autism | Understanding autism interventionsSummary: "This enthralling memoir is the day-by-day story of how one little boy was saved from a path leading to autistic isolation. It is also a first-hand account of the new model of research and treatment [Floortime] pioneered by Stanley Greenspan, M.D. that makes this recovery possible for others. Walker, whom pediatricians worried would never walk, talk, or perhaps even hear or see, was lucky enough to be born to a family who would not accept defeat. Pat Stacey reveals the darkest fears, struggles, exhaustion, tiny victories, and eventual joys her family faced as they gradually brought Walker into full contact with the world."
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"A Merloyd Lawrence book."

"This enthralling memoir is the day-by-day story of how one little boy was saved from a path leading to autistic isolation. It is also a first-hand account of the new model of research and treatment [Floortime] pioneered by Stanley Greenspan, M.D. that makes this recovery possible for others. Walker, whom pediatricians worried would never walk, talk, or perhaps even hear or see, was lucky enough to be born to a family who would not accept defeat. Pat Stacey reveals the darkest fears, struggles, exhaustion, tiny victories, and eventual joys her family faced as they gradually brought Walker into full contact with the world."