Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs: Stories of Love and Understanding for Those Who Care for Children with Disabilities

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Simon and Schuster, Aug 7, 2012 - Self-Help - 350 pages
Raising a child with special needs is a lifelong commitment that is as unique as each person who embarks on it.

Written by a variety of authors who share in this distinctive relationship, Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs offers a glimpse into the lives of others who are on a similar path. These stories provide insight, comfort, and connection with others who have walked this powerful and transformational journey. The authors of these candid stories relate their own experiences of adjusting, reaching out, and flourishing and share their universal worries, their tears, and the laughter that come with this extraordinary relationship.

Most important, through these stories, you will be guided with the wisdom of fellow parents, caregivers, and those with special needs to help you be the very best parent or caregiver you can be.
 

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User Review  - childcarelinks - LibraryThing

Very touching book. Many of these stories go to the extreme end of situations but I think reading this is a must for anyone who has ever doubted how 'special' these special needs kids really are. It can also reenergize those of us who have a special needs child in their life. Read full review

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User Review  - icturner - Overstock.com

This was a very good book. I could see myself and my son in a lot of the stories. Made my day a lot better by reading this. I will reread this many times. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
Welcome to Holland Emily Perl Kingsley
Seeing Through Joshs Eyes Deborah Rose
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Jack Canfield is cocreator of the Chicken Soup for the SoulŽ series, which includes forty New York Times bestsellers, and coauthor of The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. He is a leader in the field of personal transformation and peak performance and is currently CEO of the Canfield Training Group and Founder and Chairman of the Board of The Foundation for Self-Esteem. An internationally renowned corporate trainer and keynote speaker, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.

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