Author(s): Louise Howland
Designed to revive The Art of Conversation(R), TAOC(R) is a fabulous way to have balanced, interesting and meaningful communications.
This critically-acclaimed Children's Edition is fun and easy to use; great for developing communication skills and healthy relationships, as well as understanding oneself for ages 4 and up. Contains over 200 communication areas plus instruction booklet.
TAOC(R) Children's works well in a variety of settings on various levels, encouraging individual development and insight into oneself as well as others, making TAOC(R) Children's ideal for use in a multitude of educational and therapeutic settings, as well as being fun for all! TAOC(R) Children's is highly effective in numerous areas including: Special Needs ESL, Gifted Programs, Anti-Bullying, Language Delays, Literacy and Language Development, Children at Risk, Speech Pathology, and so much more; leading TAOC(R) Children's to be praised by Educators, Therapists, Parents and Children. TAOC(R) Children's teaches that differences need not create conflicts; it helps clear pathways and emotional blocks to learning and understanding; and facilitates bonding, integration and attachment.
TAOC(R) Children's was carefully-researched, developed and tested; proof of the quality of the end result is its GAME OF THE YEAR Award - Creative Play.
Keith Lamb migrated from Norwich, Norfolk England to Australia in 1970 and formed the successful, multi-cultural glam-rock band Hush. As lead singer and co-writer for much of Hush s material, he lead the band to great national success, with many top ten hits such as Glad All Over and Boney Maronie. Keith toured Australia and New Zealand almost continuously for almost a decade and was a regular compere on the music shows such as Countdown, Sounds Unlimited, Hey Hey It s Saturday, GTK and more.After Hush, Keith performed in the first production of Jesus Christ, Superstar, He produced many successful albums e.g. Pioneers (the poetry of Banjo Patterson set to music) which went triple platinum. Keith co-wrote many songs for Status Quo, including several top 10 hits such as Ol Rag Blues and Over the Edge. He has supported many British Rock acts, such as The Who. The ABC s Australian Story made a documentary, narrated by Louise, tracing some of Keith s life, from the Hush days to the present. Hush starred in the recent Countdown Spectacular Tour of Australia in 2006 to high acclaim.
Louise Howland is an Australian who has traveled widely and worked in many fields, including as a psychiatric nurse and music teacher. Amongst her loves are nature, books, writing, music, art and travel. Louise has a natural gift for lateral thinking. Louise formed the company Rajmahal in 1986. Rajmahal (www.rajmahal.com.au) manufactures and wholesales unique embroidery designs and materials, exporting to the USA, Canada, UK, South Africa, Turkey and various countries in Europe. Louise is a monthly columnist for Embroidery Cross Stitch magazine. She is studying for a Masters degree in Children s communication. Louise and Keith are passionate about conversation and its benefits. They have researched and developed TAOC(r) as a labour of love over many years."