Early Intervention: The Essential Readings

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Maurice A. Feldman
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 15, 2008 - Psychology - 368 pages
This reader covers current theory, research and practice in Early Intervention with young children, bringing together the best recent papers by prominent researchers in the field.

  • A collection of the best recent papers on Early Intervention.
  • Brings together current theory, research and practice in EI with young children.
  • Covers a range of topics in childhood development and intervention.
  • Each paper is introduced and contextualised by the editor.

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The Essential Readings Introduction What Is Early Intervention?
The Essential Readings Part I A Model of Early Intervention
The Essential Readings Part II Early Outofhome Programs Primary Prevention of Cognitive Deficits and School Failure in Atrisk Children
The Essential Readings Part III Secondary and Tertiary Prevention Programs for Children with Established Disabilities
The Essential Readings Part IV Home Visiting Programs Primary and Secondary Prevention in Atrisk Children
The Essential Readings Part V Family Aspects
The Essential Readings Part VI Future Directions
The Essential Readings Index

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About the author (2008)

Maurice A. Feldman is Professor in the Department of Child and Youth Studies, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, and a consultant to several service and governmental agencies.

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