The Broken Toy

A Story of a Fragile X Syndrome Child

by Marilyn Morgan MS Ed.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/28/2005

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 108
ISBN : 9781420829501

About the Book

“The Broken Toy: A Story of a Fragile X Syndrome Child” is an inspirational account detailing the trials and triumphs of raising a special needs child. The goal is to help each and every parent with the courage, common sense, appropriate education, and love needed in raising their son or daughter. Determination and years of training resulted in an adult filled with hope, ability, and the opportunity for a productive life. This emotional tale of one child with a “disability” will serve as support for all parents. The Broken Toy details an engrossing and absorbing description of a special child’s development from infancy to adulthood. The author’s common sense approach to parenting will assist all parents in their life-long journey.

About the Author

Marilyn Morgan is an inspirational parent, educator, and advocate for her child. She possesses a wisdom gained form years of experience raising a special needs child. During her 30 years of experience as a public school teacher, with a Master’s degree in Education, she has utilized inclusion methods for developmentally-delayed and behavior disorder students, as well as, attended many Individual Education Plan (IEP) conferences. She has struggled since her Fragile X child’s birth to find educational, medical and social resources to meet her son’s needs. Today’s parents are no longer alone. Marilyn Morgan answers the question, “what do I do now?”