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Why me?

1 January, 2005 - How post-natal depression affected family life in the early days

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An update on the developments of the Down Syndrome Support Group Bradford

1 January, 2005 - Development of a parent-run service in the north of England

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How do we support families effectively in the first year?

1 January, 2005 - What can parents, associations and practitioners do to get early support right?

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Psychological support provided to families of young children with Down syndrome

1 January, 2005 - In this article we are presenting an outline of the experience of the Moscow Downside Up Early Intervention Centre and our focus in our early support service.

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Nick, Ben and bikes

1 January, 2005 - Jean describes a project in Brighton that has developed her grandson's motor skills and his confidence

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Learning through doing

1 January, 2005 - Joan's son Andy has Down syndrome and autism. She explains in this article how she uses practical experiences, such as making bread together, supported with matching, selecting and naming activities, to teach new vocabulary.

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Fast train .................. Slow train

1 January, 2005 - Sal tells the moving story of how having a child with Down syndrome has enriched her and her husband's lives by encouraging them to relish each moment rather than constantly looking to the next

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Evaluating the Numicon system as a tool for teaching number skills to children with Down syndrome

1 January, 2005 - Does Numicon help children with Down syndrome to learn about numbers and to and calculate? Do some benefit more than others? Does it need adapting?

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