Credits and References
Working with Families – Credits and References

Reference this module as:

Morningstar, M.E., Tiemann, G., & Noonan, P. (2005). Working with families to improve transition services for youth with disabilities. [Online Training Module]. Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas, Department of Special Education. Retrieved from:

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Bridges, William. (1980) Transitions: Making sense of life’s changes. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Books.

Sinclair, M.R., & Christenson, S. L. (1992). Home-school collaboration: A building block of empowerment. IMPACT Feature Issue on Family Empowerment, 5(2), 12-13.

Turnbull, A.P. & Turnbull, H.R. (2001). Families, professionals, and exceptionality: Collaborating for empowerment (4th Ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Merrill Prentice-Hall.

Wehmeyer, M., Morningstar, M., & Husted, D. (1999) Family involvement in transition planning and implementation. Austin, TX: Pro-Ed.