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Count Us in: Growing up With Down Syndrome

Count Us in: Growing up With Down Syndrome - 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0156031950

Cover of Count Us in: Growing up With Down Syndrome 07 (ISBN 978-0156031950)
ISBN13: 978-0156031950
ISBN10: 0156031957
Edition: 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Harvest Books
Published: 2007
International: No

Count Us in: Growing up With Down Syndrome - 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0156031950

Jason Kingsley

ISBN13: 978-0156031950
ISBN10: 0156031957
Edition: 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Harvest Books
Published: 2007
International: No
Summary

At ages nineteen and twenty-two respectively Jason Kingsley and Mitchell Levitz shared their innermost thoughts feelings hopes and dreams their lifelong friendship-- and their experiences growing up with Down syndrome. Their frank discussion of what mattered most in their lives-- careers friendships school sex marriage finances politics and independence-- earned Count Us In numerous national awards including the EDI Award from the National Easter Seal Society. More important their wit intelligence candor and charm made a powerful and inspirational statement about the full potential of people with developmental disabilities challenging prevailing stereotypes. Now thirteen years later the authors discuss their lives since then-- milestones and challenges developments expected and unexpected-- in a new afterword.

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