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The horse boy : a father's quest to heal his son / Rupert Isaacson.

By: Isaacson, Rupert
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Co., 2009Edition: 1st edDescription: x, 357 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill., map ; 25 cmISBN: 9780316008235 :; 0316008230 :Subject(s): Across the lifespan | Childhood | Books by parents | Understanding autism interventions | Service dogs and companion animalsSummary: When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?
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Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
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When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?