How I Learn A Kid's Guide to Learning Disabilities by Brenda S. Miles, Colleen A. Patterson
  

How I Learn A Kid's Guide to Learning Disabilities

Written by Brenda S. Miles, Colleen A. Patterson
Illustrated by Jane Heinrichs

Synopsis

How I Learn A Kid's Guide to Learning Disabilities by Brenda S. Miles, Colleen A. Patterson

How I Learn introduces the concept of a learning disability in concrete terms for younger students. This supportive and upbeat story reassures readers that they are capable, and can use smart strategies to help themselves learn. And that's better than OK. That's GREAT! A Note to parents, caregivers, and professionals is included, with suggestions to guide discussion and help children identify their particular strengths and challenges.

About the Author

Brenda S. Miles, PhD, is a clinical pediatric neuropsychologist who has worked in hospital, rehabilitation, and school settings. She is particularly interested in evidence-based interventions and brain plasticity in the remediation of learning challenges. Her first book for children, Imagine a Rainbow: A Child's Guide for Soothing Pain, was published by Magination Press in 2006. Colleen A. Patterson, MA, is a psychologist who has worked in the field of school and clinical psychology for the past 20 years. She is an advocate for students with learning challenges within the educational system.How I Learn: A Kid's Guide to Learning Disability is her first book. Jane Heinrichs studied illustration at Camberwell College of Arts in London, England. She loves drawing, reading, and huge chocolate sundaes. Her first book, Magic at the Museum, was short-listed for Best-Illustrated Book at the Manitoba Book Awards.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Brenda S. Miles, Colleen A. Patterson
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Publisher

American Psychological Association

Publication date

30th August 2014

ISBN

9781433816611


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