Developing Inclusive Practice for Young Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders : A Framework of Knowledge and Understanding for the Early Childhood Workforce, Paperback / softback Book

Developing Inclusive Practice for Young Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders : A Framework of Knowledge and Understanding for the Early Childhood Workforce Paperback / softback

Description

Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) have emerged as a major phenomenon within the education and health care systems.

Prenatal exposure to alcohol is known to result in a range of birth anomalies for infants and children.

Children with FASD experience a range of developmental delays, which limit their participation and progress in a range of educational and social settings.

Written by one of the UK's top experts in the field, this practical and informative resource explores the complex and compounding socio-cultural, historical and political factors surrounding maternal drug and alcohol use, and the implications this has for young children's learning and development across the childhood workforce.

The book provides a framework of knowledge and understanding as a tool to develop inclusive practice. Developing Inclusive Practice for Young Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders is an essential read for all early childhood professionals and practitioners.

It offers a range of pedagogical strategies to improve children's long-term developmental trajectory, whilst supporting children and families in a sensitive, respectful manner.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 90 pages, 2 Line drawings, black and white; 2 Tables, black and white; 2 Illustrations, black and wh
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Pre-school & kindergarten
  • ISBN: 9781138839328

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