Thrilled with the thought of becoming a Granny , I was delighted when Alandra
asked me to be in the delivery room when the baby was born . I told her I was
afraid I wouldn't be able to go through with it , and that it would be too emotional
Author: Tressa Bowers
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
Category: Biography & Autobiography
The hearing mother of a deaf child recounts her experiences and provides advice for other parents in a similar situation.
Author: United States. National Commission on Libraries and Information SciencePublish On: 2001
I have recently authored a book entitled Alandra's Lilacs that was published by
Gallaudet Press and will be released in July . This is a book written for hearing
parents of deaf children to help encourage them through the first few confusing ...
Author: United States. National Commission on Libraries and Information Science
Publisher: Washington, DC (1110 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 820, Washington, 20005-3552) : NCLIS
114 pages 3566 Alandra's Lilacs Tressa Bowers , author Alexander Graham Bell
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Author: Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically HandicappedPublish On: 2003
Alandra's Lilacs BR 13800 by Tressa Bowers 1 volume A hearing mother — only
a teenager herself when her daughter Alandra was born — recalls the difficulties
of confirming her suspicions of Alandra's deafness . Bowers addresses the ...
Author: Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
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G . A . Cevasco , St . John ' s University ( NY ) Alandra ' s Lilacs The Story of a
Mother and Her Deaf Daughter Tressa Bowers Bowers tells of her 25 - year
struggle with physicians and educators to raise her deaf daughter Alandra , and
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University Press . This book is the story of a mother and her deaf daughter from
Author: Barbara R. Schirmer
Publisher: Pearson College Division
This book is a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the major psychological, social, and educational issues affecting the lives of children, adolescents, and adults who are deaf and hard of hearing, and their families. Psychological, Social, and Educational Dimensions of Deafness presents an inclusive description of current research and practice that is complemented by the voices of individuals through personal essays that highlight and illustrate significant concepts and trends. Professionals and pre-professionals preparing for roles in education, psychology, counseling, rehabilitation, interpreting, and speech and hearing science will find the book timely, readable, and thorough. Each chapter focuses on a topic relevant to the broad scope of issues related to the lifelong development of individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. The chapters can also provide in-depth discussion and offers a core of current information from which instructors and readers can apply both personal and professional experiences. For therapists, counselors or psychologists working with people who are deaf and their families, or anyone interested in gaining more knowledge on deafness.