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On Their Own

Creating an Independent Future for Your Adult Child with Learning Disabilities and ADHD: A Family Guide

by Anne Ford Author · John-Richard Thompson Author

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An indispensable guide to the special challenges faced by parents of learning-disabled children as they enter adulthood, by the author of Laughing Allegra, a leading activist and parent of an adult child with LD. In 2003, Anne Ford (great-granddaughter of Henry Ford) published Laughing Allegra, about the struggles of raising her learning-disabled daughter, and received a flood of letters from parents of children with LD, ADD, and ADHD, many expressing concerns about what to do as their children age.

Publication Details

Publisher:
HarperCollins
Imprint:
Newmarket Press
Publication Date:
2009

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Anne Ford (Author)

Anne Ford's previous books are the acclaimed memoir Laughing Allegra, about raising her severely learning-disabled daughter, and On Their Own: Creating an Independent Future for Your Adult Child with Learning Disabilities and ADHD. She served as C...

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John-Richard Thompson (Author)

John Richard-Thompson, an award-winning playwright and novelist, collaborates with Anne Ford on her books.

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