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After the Tears: Parents Talk about Raising a Child with a Disability Paperback – May 27, 1987

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Robin Simons is a contributor for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt titles including After The Tears.
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  • Series: Simons, After the Tears
  • Paperback: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Mariner Books; 1 edition (May 27, 1987)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0156029006
  • ISBN-13: 978-0156029001
  • Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 0.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,488,224 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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I have worked with individuals experiencing disabilties and their families for several years. After The Tears is an honest, informative and poignant collection of experiences of families whose lives have been changed by a family member with a disability. This is a great resource for families and a MUST read for professionals and para professionals. It has raised my awareness and reminded me of both the strength and fragility of the families and individuals whom I have served.
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By A Customer on September 10, 2000
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I am a teacher who has never had a child with disabilities. This book really helped me understand what the parents of my students are going through. It is a great book for new parents or friends of parents with a baby with disabilities of any kind.
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By A Customer on October 21, 2001
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I am a parent of a child with a disability. This book was wonderfully written. It expressed many of the feelings I had when my child was born. I realized I am not alone. I have read many books about coping and this is the best one by far. It is also an easy read. I read it in one night.
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I bought this book because every professor in my special education classes said that it would help us understand where parents come from when we teach their students. It was easy to read and I marked it up so much with things I could take with me when I had a classroom that I consider it a great book. I plan on using all my marked sections to help me connect with parents and even recommend it to parents or siblings who might feel alone.
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satisfied with item would recommend to my friends. Had read book previously from library your site was easy to use would buy from you again.
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