Finding out that your baby has Down's Syndrome can be a time filled with worry and confusion. What does Down's Syndrome mean for you and other members of the family? What adjustments will have to be made? What support is available? Down's Syndrome: The Essential Guide explains exactly what Down's Syndrome is, how to accept a diagnosis of Down's Syndrome and move forward, and what support is available should you need it. Parents can use the book to find out what educational provisions are available, how to cope with new family dynamics and what can be done in the future to help a child with Down's Syndrome live happily and achieve their potential. Providing expert information along with sources of support, this book is essential reading for all parents and carers of a child with Down's Syndrome. Author: Antonia Chitty and Victoria Dawson
Antonia Chitty is an award winning entrepreneur and author. Antonia has a diverse background, initially qualifying as an optometrist before working in PR, then writing for Which? magazine. This has helped her write books on topics including business, health and complementary therapies, disability and special needs, and parenting.