A Parent’s Experience of Schooling for a Child with Prader-Willi Syndrome
Keywords:PWS, Prader-Willi Syndrome, Genetic Disorder, Neurodevelopmental
Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a genetic disorder. Along with the physical characteristics of insatiable appetite, small stature and low muscle tone, children with the syndrome typically have mild to moderate general learning disabilities. This article presents a parent's perspective on raising a child with PWS and the difficult decisions involved in finding the most suitable school for him.
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