The Learning Tree
Overcoming Learning Disabilities from the Ground Up
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Learning Tree by Stanley I. Greenspan
Book DescriptionThe Learning Tree offers a new understanding of learning problems. Rather than looking just at symptoms, this new approach describes how to find the missing developmental steps that cause these symptoms. The best solution to the problem comes from knowing what essential skills to strengthen. Using the metaphor of a tree, Dr. Stanley Greenspan explains that the roots represent how children take in the world through what they hear, see, smell, and touch. The trunk represents thinking skills through which children grow both academically and socially. From these, the branches--children's basic abilities to read, write, do math, and organize their work--develop. Both parents and early learning professionals will especially welcome the sections on finding and solving learning problems early. With Dr. Greenspan's characteristic wise optimism, this book "raises the ceiling" for all children who learn differently or with difficulty.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780738212333
(229mm x 152mm x 28mm)
Imprint: Da Capo Press Inc
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 14-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Stanley I. Greenspan
Overcoming ADHD, Hardback (August 2009)
From the author of Engaging Autism and The Child With Special Needs, an indispensible guide to overcoming attention and hyperactivity problems
Engaging Autism, Paperback (August 2008)
Engaging Autism includes new, exciting information on neuroscience research into the effects of this approach, plus guidance for parents navigating the controversies surrounding the treatment of autism.
First Idea, Paperback (January 2006)
"In the childhood of every human being and at the dawn of human history there is an amazing and, until now, unexplained leap from simple genetically programmed behavior to language, symbolic thinking,"
Great Kids, Hardback (September 2005)» View all books by Stanley I. Greenspan
The book that will bring the sweetest words of all to a parent's ears: "What great kids you have!"
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Author Biography - Stanley I. Greenspan
STANLEY I. GREENSPAN, MD, the world's foremost authority on clinical work with young children and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School, died shortly after finishing his work on this book. NANCY THORNDIKE GREENSPAN is the author of The End of the Certain World. This is the fourth book on which she has collaborated with her husband. RICHARD LODISH is Associate Headmaster at the Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.
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