Books - Non-fiction


Mental Wellness in Adults with Down Syndrome

Mental Wellness in Adults with Down Syndrome

Dennis McGuire

In this groundbreaking book, the founding directors of the Adult Down Syndrome Center of Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois the first and premier facility of its type in North America share nearly 30 years of combined...

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Road Map to Holland: How I Found My Way Through My Son's First Two Years With Down Symdrome

Road Map to Holland: How I Found My Way Through My Son's First Two Years With Down Symdrome

Jennifer Graf Groneberg

An exceptional memoir that provides emotional insight and practical advice. It's like planning a trip to Italy, only to get off the plane and discover you're actually in Holland. You need a new road map, and fast... When Jennifer Groneberg...

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Bloom: Finding Beauty in the Unexpected-A Memoir

Bloom: Finding Beauty in the Unexpected-A Memoir

by Kelle Hampton

Bloom is an inspiring and heartfelt memoir that celebrates the beauty found in the unexpected, the strength of a mother’s love, and, ultimately, the amazing power of perspective. The author of the popular blog Enjoying the Small...

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Gifts

Gifts

Kathryn Lynard Soper

2008 National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA): Gold Award; 2008 Mom's Choice Awards: Silver Recipient, Special & Exceptional Needs; 2008 Nautilus Award: Silver Winner, Memoir/Personal Growth)Having a baby with Down...

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Count Us In: Growing Up with Down Syndrome

Count Us In: Growing Up with Down Syndrome

Jason Kingsley and Mitchell Levitz

At ages nineteen and twenty-two, respectively, Jason Kingsley and Mitchell Levitz shared their innermost thoughts, feelings, hopes, and dreams, their lifelong friendship—and their experiences growing up with Down syndrome....

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The Year My Son and I Were Born: A Story of Down Syndrome, Motherhood, and Self-Discovery

The Year My Son and I Were Born: A Story of Down Syndrome, Motherhood, and Self-Discovery

Kathryn Lynard Soper

A brutally honest yet beautiful journey of how one mother learned to bond with her son and gained a new perspective on life.

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Gross Motor Skills In Children With Ds

Gross Motor Skills In Children With Ds

Patricia C Winders, PT

This book is a cornerstone of our Down syndrome collection and essential resource for thousands of parents and professionals. In parent-friendly language, the author explains the many physiological reasons that children with Down...

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Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome

Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome

Libby Kumin, PH.D

Newly revised and updated, this compassionate and authoritative guide is based on Libby Kumin’s more than thirty years experience working with children and adolescents with Down syndrome and their families. Dr. Kumin draws on...

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