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Unfolding the Tent: Avocating for Your One-Of-A-Kind Child
by Anne Addison
This book, directed to the parents of children with neurological and related disorders, introduces the concept of life mapping as a systematic approach to developing goals and strategies that guide an individual towards reaching his highest potential.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Autism Asperger Publishing Company
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Lots of good stuff here, especially for older kids. The author is one of those methodical people whose mindset is completely alien from my own, so there were a few insights I might never have come up with on my own, and for that she gets an extra star. Deducting a half-star for the over-use of personal anecdotes, although they did help make her point. I think I would have preferred she use examples from a few different children to see how her ideas are applicable to different kids of differing ...more