TITLE

Learning to love the differences: one mother's story

AUTHOR(S)
Kephart, Beth
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Parenting;Nov2003, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p179
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article on the case of a mother with a child who is an autistic. Benefits from therapeutics; Challenges faced by parents in rearing an autistic child.
ACCESSION #
11116121

 

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