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Nancy Mindick - Understanding Facial Recognition Difficulties in Children: Prosopagnosia Management Strategies for Parents and Professionals - 9781849058025 - V9781849058025
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Understanding Facial Recognition Difficulties in Children: Prosopagnosia Management Strategies for Parents and Professionals

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Description for Understanding Facial Recognition Difficulties in Children: Prosopagnosia Management Strategies for Parents and Professionals Paperback. Mindick provides an explanation of the types, causes, and characteristics of prosopagnosia. Providing an insider's perspective on the condition, she suggests ways to recognize the signs of facial recognition difficulties in children, and offers specific ideas for ensuring that they are properly supported in their learning and social development. Series: JKP Essentials. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: JNSG2; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 294.

Can you imagine not being able to recognize those you know if they wore glasses, changed their hairstyle, or perhaps put on a hat?

Prosopagnosia is a severe facial recognition disorder that is thought to impact around two per cent of the population. Frequently found in children on the autism spectrum, those with the condition have difficulties distinguishing between one face and the next, meaning that they may not recognize even those who are closest to them.

Nancy L. Mindick provides parents, teachers, and other professionals with an accessible explanation of the different types, causes, and characteristics ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
Series
JKP Essentials
Number of Pages
144
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781849058025
SKU
V9781849058025
Shipping Time
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Ref
99-10

About Nancy Mindick
Nancy L. Mindick, an educator who has prosopagnosia and who thrives socially, graduated from Harvard Graduate School of Education where she followed studies in Mind, Brain, and Education. She has been a teacher of adults and teens for more than 15 years.

Reviews for Understanding Facial Recognition Difficulties in Children: Prosopagnosia Management Strategies for Parents and Professionals
Educator Nancy L. Mindick, who also suffers from prosopagnosia, attempts to fill an information hole with her important book, Understanding Facial Recognition Difficulties in Children... As one who suffers from the disorder she's writing about, Mindick has obvious insight into the emotions that go along with the condition and is brave enough to use her own history as a guide ... Read more

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