Conducting Effective Conferences with Parents of Children with Disabilities
A Guide for Teachers
By (author) Milton Seligman
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Conducting Effective Conferences with Parents of Children with Disabilities by Milton Seligman
Book DescriptionSuccessful collaboration between teachers and parents can greatly enhance children's educational growth and development. This clearly written book provides teachers with the knowledge and skills needed to conduct effective conferences with parents of children with disabilities. Readers gain a solid understanding of the challenges that families face as a consequence of childhood disability; how family dynamics and roles are affected and issues that are likely to arise in meetings with school professionals. Reviewing the basic elements of parent-teacher conferencing, Seligman highlights ways to establish rapport with families, develop strong listening and responding skills and engage parents who may feel anxious, frustrated, or angry. Also addressed are the specific requirements of the legally mandated Individualized Educational Program Conference. Enhancing the book's utility are numerous concrete examples and sample parent-teacher dialogues, as well as role-play scenarios and exercises to build conferencing skills.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781572305373
(229mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Guilford Publications
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Publish Date: 19-Apr-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Milton Seligman
Ordinary Families, Special Children, Paperback (April 2009)
Offers a multisystems perspective on childhood disability and its effects on family life.
Disability and the Family Life Cycle, Hardback (May 1999)» View all books by Milton Seligman
Filling a niche in family therapy and disability studies, this superb book offers the latest clinical knowledge about the psychological issues and practical problems faced by children with disabilities and their families throughout the lifespan.
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Author Biography - Milton Seligman
Milton Seligman, PhD, is Professor and Chair, Counseling Psychology Program, University of Pittsburgh. His publications include Ordinary Families, Special Children: A Systems Approach to Childhood Disability (coauthored with Rosalyn Bejamin Darling).
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