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- 117 p.
- "Children and young people who are visibly different face significant social and psychological challenges at school. Educating Children with Facial Disfigurement demystifies a difficult and delicate subject. Teachers and others working in education can use this book to acquire a better knowledge of the issues involved, as well as the confidence to handle sensitive issues. This book will also help foster inclusive attitudes both in and out of the classroom."--BOOK JACKET.1. Our beliefs and feelings about disfigurement -- 2. Having something to say -- 3. A new pupil or a pupil returning from hospital -- 4. Creating inclusive school communities -- 5. Teasing, name-calling, ostracism and bullying -- 6. Self-esteem -- 7. Social skills for life -- 8. Self-perception and self-expression -- 9. Looking anew at a pupil's situation -- 10. Thinking about careers -- 11. Medical needs, special educational needs and related issues.Includes bibliographical references and index.