Implementing Recreation and Leisure Opportunities for Infants and Toddlers With Disabilities - Print
Dimensions: 10 × 7 × 1 in
Binding Type: Paperback
Implementing Recreation and Leisure Opportunities for Infants and Toddlers With Disabilities offers parents and caretakers a vision of the rewards that accompany watching their children experience a life enriched by friends, play, and fun-filled activities. It is also provides several practical suggestions to turn this vision into reality. Both families and professionals will learn a wide range of play activities to help stimulate cognitive, social, and emotional development.
The authors have roles in higher education, in the Kennedy Krieger Institute, and in the Maryland State Department of Education. Their professional experiences include coordinating program funding from the federal to the local level; managing medical assistance reimbursement for school services; writing extensively in areas that address the needs of parents and children with disabilities; and serving as project director, coordinator, and national consultant to grants addressing the leisure needs of individuals with disabilities.