The Resource From isolation to intimacy : making friends without words, Phoebe Caldwell with Jane Horwood

From isolation to intimacy : making friends without words, Phoebe Caldwell with Jane Horwood

Label
From isolation to intimacy : making friends without words
Title
From isolation to intimacy
Title remainder
making friends without words
Statement of responsibility
Phoebe Caldwell with Jane Horwood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If you have no language, how can you make yourself understood, let alone make friends? Phoebe Caldwell has worked for many years with people with severe intellectual disabilities and/or autistic spectrum disorder who are non-verbal, and whose inability to communicate has led to unhappy and often violent behaviour. In this new book she explores the nature of close relationships, and shows how these are based not so much on words as on the ability to listen, pay attention, and respond in terms that are familiar to the other person. This is the key to Intensive Interaction, which she shows is a s
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.85/88206
Index
index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
C352 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
From isolation to intimacy : making friends without words, Phoebe Caldwell with Jane Horwood
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-182) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- First encounters -- Attention -- Stress -- Body language -- What are we trying to do? -- Theory of mind -- How well does using a person's body language work? -- Three children on the autistic spectrum -- Cerebral palsy -- Does age matter? -- Changing rooms -- Lost voices, learned language -- Rub it better -- What next?
Control code
ocn174142300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281105318
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23163458
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)174142300
  • pebcs1281105317

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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