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The Resource Married with special-needs children : a couples' guide to keeping connected, Laura E. Marshak, Fran Pollock Prezant

Married with special-needs children : a couples' guide to keeping connected, Laura E. Marshak, Fran Pollock Prezant

Label
Married with special-needs children : a couples' guide to keeping connected
Title
Married with special-needs children
Title remainder
a couples' guide to keeping connected
Statement of responsibility
Laura E. Marshak, Fran Pollock Prezant
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Married with special-needs children is the first book for parents to examine the stress that is often placed upon a marriage when a couple has a child with a disability
Cataloging source
DLC
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Marshak, Laura E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759.913
LC item number
.M27 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prezant, Fran
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parents of children with disabilities
  • Marriage
  • Marital conflict
Label
Married with special-needs children : a couples' guide to keeping connected, Laura E. Marshak, Fran Pollock Prezant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-290) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The structure and foundation of a good marriage -- No longer cruising down the river : the early stage of adjusting to disability -- Practical solutions to practical problems -- Communicating and problem-solving as a couple -- Romance and sexual intimacy -- Negotiating and implementing livable roles -- Stress management and coping strategies (or don't forget to breathe!) -- Heartfelt conflicts : opposing views on protection, expectations, and helping your child -- Supports outside of your family -- Serious marital troubles -- A marriage transformed -- Divorce considerations -- Remarriage : the need to do it differently -- Learning from long-term marriages -- A closing thought -- Appendix 1 : More advice from parents -- Appendix 2 : Experiences transformed into poetry -- Appendix 3 : Participant responses to selected survey items
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 296 p.
Isbn
9781890627102
Lccn
2006029340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71322140
Label
Married with special-needs children : a couples' guide to keeping connected, Laura E. Marshak, Fran Pollock Prezant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-290) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The structure and foundation of a good marriage -- No longer cruising down the river : the early stage of adjusting to disability -- Practical solutions to practical problems -- Communicating and problem-solving as a couple -- Romance and sexual intimacy -- Negotiating and implementing livable roles -- Stress management and coping strategies (or don't forget to breathe!) -- Heartfelt conflicts : opposing views on protection, expectations, and helping your child -- Supports outside of your family -- Serious marital troubles -- A marriage transformed -- Divorce considerations -- Remarriage : the need to do it differently -- Learning from long-term marriages -- A closing thought -- Appendix 1 : More advice from parents -- Appendix 2 : Experiences transformed into poetry -- Appendix 3 : Participant responses to selected survey items
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 296 p.
Isbn
9781890627102
Lccn
2006029340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71322140

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