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Being the Other One: Growing Up with a Brother or Sister Who Has Special Needs

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5 out of 5
Based on 4 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
When there's a disabled child in the family, how are normally developing siblings affected? According to Kate Strohm, a counselor and health educator, siblings of the disabled face particular emotional challenges that are often overlooked. Able siblings commonly struggle with feelings of isolation, grief, anger, and anxiety-and these and other emotional issues can have lifelong effects.

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Book Information
PublisherShambhala Publications
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages224
Publication Date02/08/2005
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About Kate Strohm (Author) : Kate Strohm is a published author. Published credits of Kate Strohm include Being the Other One : Growing Up with a Brother or Sister Who Has Special Needs.
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