I WISH… is a book about conflict, courage and creative solutions. It tells what it is like to be the parent of a child with disabilities. It relates to the experience of disabled adults. It gives new perspective to professionals who work with exceptional families. Kate McAnaney writes eloquently and concisely about the issues which confront parents, illustrating each reflection with insightful quotations. The beautiful cover is by Laurel Burch. This new edition includes two new essays. Kate reviews what parenting has meant thus far; her son Mahlon recounts his experience living independently for the first time at college.
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Audience: Parent, Professional