Raising sebastien: Realising the Potential of Your Autistic Child
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These thoughts would later contribute to the development of Choo's training procedures. She encourages parents to view these children not as individuals with disabilities, but rather, unique individuals with strengths and special talents that parents should strive to cultivate and promote. In the second section, Choo provides practical strategies and approaches for raising and educating the autistic child. With firsthand experience of raising an autistic child, author Choo Kah Ying understands the challenges involved. This book will challenge parents of autistic children to re-examine their beliefs and attitudes towards these children as they try to help them achieve their fullest potential.. It aims to empower parents with the skills to cultivate and promote their autistic child's growth and development. In the first section, Choo chronicles her observations on her journey in raising Sebastien, her son. She teaches parents how
Apart from writing articles and publishing a picture book on her son, she also offers parent training programmes, individualised consultations and other support services. Since her return to Singapore in 2005, after living and working as an academic researcher in the US for more than a decade, Ms Choo has been active in raising public awareness about autism and empowering parents of autistic children. Choo K
"Amazing Grace" according to L. Newman. This is a beautiful, honest, and enormously helpful book. I've read many books about autism, and this is one of the best there is.
She lives in Singapore with her husband and son. About the Author Choo Kah Ying is a writer/educator who is currently homeschooling her ten-year-old autistic son. She published articles on raising and educating autistic children in The Straits Times and TODAY. Since her return to Singapore in 2005, after living and working as an academic researcher in the US for more than a decade, Ms Choo has been active in raising public awareness about autism and empowering parents of autistic children. Apart from writing articles and publishing a picture book on her son, she also offers parent training progr