Use this alphabetical index to find authors whose books have been reviewed for the Harried Parent's Book Club.
Haddad, Cynthia R.
Book Reviewed: The Special Needs Planning Guide (with John W. Nadworny)
Bio from the Back Cover: "Cynthia R. Haddad, CFP [and John W. Nadworny] are both financial planning practitioners with Special Needs Financial Planning, LLC, in Massachusetts and offer securities through Linsco/Private Ledger, Member NASD/SIPC."
Author's Site: specialneedsplanning.com/
Book Reviewed: Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons (with Siegfried Engelmann and Elaine Bruner)
Bio from the Author's Site: "Phyllis Haddox worked as a reading specialist before she joined the faculty of the University of Oregon. She has co-authored several direct instruction programs with Engelmann, produced over twenty training videos, and served as consultant and trainer for many school districts."
Author's Site: www.startreading.com/author.htm
Hamaguchi, Patricia McAleer
Book Reviewed: Childhood Speech, Language and Listening Problems
Bio from the Back Cover: "Patricia McAleer Hamaguchi, M.A., C.C.C./S.L.P., holds a master's degree in speech-language pathology and is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She has been a speech-language pathologist for more than twenty years. She has a private practice in Cupertino, California, and resides nearby with her husband and two children."
Book Reviewed: Inclusion: 450 Strategies for Success and The Teacher's Guide to Inclusive Education.
Bio from the Publisher's Site: "Peggy Hammeken began her career as an elementary teacher in the American Embassy School in Mexico City. Upon return to the United States, she taught students in the areas of specific learning disabilities, mental retardation, and emotional/behavior disorders. With the implementation of inclusive education, she was involved with the set-up of inclusive programs and staff development and training for educators and paraprofessionals. She has authored three books on the subject. Hammeken received her elementary teaching degree and her master’s degree in special education from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Hammeken founded Peytral Publications, Inc., a publishing house focusing on inclusive education of students." -- corwin.com
Hansen, Mark Victor
Book Reviewed: Chicken Soup for the Soul: Children with Special Needs (with Jack Canfield, Heather McNamara, and Karen Simmons)
Bio from the Author's Site: "Focused solely on helping people from all walks of life reshape their vision of what's possible, no one is better respected in the area of human potential than Mark Victor Hansen. Creating powerful change in thousands of organizations and millions of individuals worldwide for over 30 years, Mark delivers proven messages of possibility, opportunity and action."
Author's Site: www.markvictorhansen.com/
Harris, Sandra L.
Book Reviewed: Siblings of Children With Autism (with Beth A. Glasberg)
Bio from the Back Page: "Sandra L. Harris, Ph.D. is a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor Emerita at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology and the Department of Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. She is the Founder and Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center at Rutgers. The Center serves people with autism spectrum disorder from toddlers through adulthood. She was the Rutgers University recipient of the 2005 President's Award for Research in Service to New Jersey."
Book Reviewed: Melanie: Bird With a Broken Wing
Bio from the Back Cover: "Beth Harry, Ph.D., is Professor of Special Education, Department of Teaching & Learning, School of Education, University of Miami."
Author's Site: www.education.miami.edu/facultystaff/faculty_bio.asp?ID=33
Books Reviewed: Helping Children with Complex Needs Bounce Back (with Kim Aumann)
Bio from the Back Cover: "Angie Hart is Professor of Child, Family and Community Health at the University of Brighton. She is also the mother of three adopted children, all with special needs, and is a child and family therapist."
Author's Site: www.brighton.ac.uk/snm/contact/details.php?uid=ah111
Book Reviewed: Please Don't Label My Child (with Scott M. Shannon, M.D.)
Bio from the Book Jacket: "Emily Heckman is a professional writer who lives in New York City."