Understanding Motor Skills In Children With Dyspraxia, ADHD, Autism, And Other Learning Disabilities: A Guide to Improving Coordination

Coordination problems often make everyday activities a challenge for children with learning disabilities. This accessible manual offers practical strategies and advice for helping children with coordination difficulties. The author explains how to recognize normal and abnormal motor development, when and how to seek help and includes specific teaching strategies to help children with coordination difficulties succeed in the classroom, playground and home. She describes a wide range of therapeutic methods and provides a comprehensive list of resources. Full of practical help, this is essential reading for anyone caring for, or working with, children with developmental motor concerns.

© 2008 Kurtz, Lisa A.
Audience: Parent, Professional