A study published in the current issue of 'The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal' is likely the first to focus on the life experiences of older people with a cleft. The authors used interviews to explore how appearance and aging affected six adults over the age of 55 who had a cleft lip, cleft palat
From Raising Children Network: This video is about breastfeeding and your baby's health and development. Watch mums breastfeeding and learn why breastfeeding is good for baby and good for you.
Breastmilk contains all the nutrients your baby needs for the first six months of life and can protect baby
A modular kit of interchangeable mobility aid parts from crutches to walking frames is set to change the lives of some of the world's poorest people with disabilities thanks to a design engineering student from Brunel University London.
The key element is to simplify everything - walking sticks, cru
Peter Limbrick writes: I would like to hear from people in European countries who are offering TAC early intervention to disabled babies and young children and their families.
Whether or not your work is called TAC, the principles I am interested in are –
- The child is treated as a whole child.
In this interview Judith Klein, the director of the Open Society Mental Health Initiative, discusses a 5-year collaboration with the Croatian government to transition people with disabilities from two major long-stay residential facilities—or institutions—to community-based housing and support.
Interconnections e-mail consultancy to help you with the TAC approach
Having supported services in many countries since publishing books on the TAC approach, it is my experience that an on-going conversation by e-mail is a valid way to provide support. Two major elements in this are:
- Both the clie
Peter Limbrick welcomes examples from anywhere in the world of approaches to children's development and learning that attempt in some way to integrate such interventions as education, therapy, play, social skills, etc.
Examples can include work towards offering a child a whole-child programme rat
Are you looking for a helping hand with your book covers, illustrations, cartoons?
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