Annie's Coming Out

Annie's Coming Out❰Epub❯ ❦ Annie's Coming Out Author Rosemary Crossley – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Disabled by cerebral palsy from birth Anne McDonald was institutionalized at the age of three thought to be hopelessly mentally retardedUntil she was sixteen it was believed that Anne would never comm Disabled by cerebral palsy from birth Anne McDonald was institutionalized at the age of three thought to be hopelessly mentally retardedUntil she was sixteen it was believed that Anne would never communicate Annie's Coming MOBI :¼ At eighteen she left the institution to live with her teacher Rosemary Crossley but only after Supreme Court judgements had found her able to communicate and manage her own affairsChallenging deeply held prejudices this story raises vital uestions and demands a radical re evaluation of the potential and basic rights of people with disabilitiesdescription is from back cover. Once I started reading this book I could barely stop Read it in one day I had vaguely heard stuff about facilitation people being staunchly pro or con but reading this book made me understand what it is I also recall an experience I had about 25 years ago with an autistic child He spoke to me and I replied afterwards being told that he doesn't speak In this book it mentioned how occasionally Annie could get some words out Now I know that's what happened this book this story is simply amazing I worked with cerebral palsy kids briefly with swimming and I had absolutely no clue about them I wish I had read this book I read this long ago but recall how I enjoyed it Annie with her friend Rosemary over come so many obstacles The beginning when Rosemary gradually discovers Annie is trying to communicate with her and the struggle to get this communication recognised by others They never gave up and their strenght is inspirational Annie's sense of humor scattered through out lightens' up the book in area's A true story but almost unbelievable that Annie almost went through life with out her abilities recognised Memoir Pillow Angel in institution for 14 yrs before offered way to communicate Read her editorial

Annie's Coming Out PDF/EPUB î Annie's Coming  MOBI
  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Annie's Coming Out
  • Rosemary Crossley
  • English
  • 09 May 2016
  • 9780140056884