Books

The Adolescent with Down's Syndrome: Life for the Teenager and the Family
Buckley & Sacks
Portsmouth Polytechnic. 1987. ISBN 0-900234-19-9

This book produced by the Portsmouth Down's Syndrome Trust sets out the findings from a study carried out in Hampshire in 1984 which reviewed aspects of life for teenagers with Down's Syndrome. The scope is wide covering everyday skills; communication skills; school achievements; social activities, leisure and friendships; general behaviour and personality; physical development and health; and sexual development and behaviour. It provides a mine of useful information for those concerned with adolescents with the syndrome.

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