Thursday, 14 August 2014

New resources

What to do when you worry too much 
- a kid's guide to overcoming anxiety
Dawn Huebner, Magination Press, 2005
An interactive self-help book designed to guide 6?12 year olds and their parents through the techniques most often used in the treatment of generalized anxiety. Metaphors and humorous illustrations make difficult concepts easy to understand, while prompts to draw and write help children to master new skills related to reducing anxiety. Engaging, encouraging, and easy to follow, this book educates, motivates, and empowers children to work towards change. Includes a note to parents by psychologist and author Dawn Huebner, Ph.D. (Goodreads)
Members' library
The Down Syndrome NSW library catalogue is available to view here.  



Toothbrushing App: Grinners are Winners
This cute new app is a fun way to encourage tooth brushing. When played on an iPad it also gives the midline a good workout.


See and Learn Saying More Words - App Editions
See and Learn Saying More Words apps are designed to help children with Down syndrome to develop clear speech. They may also be helpful for other children with similar speech difficulties.

See and Learn Saying More Words apps are available or under development for the following platforms:

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