Parenting During Stressful Times: Tips from a Special Needs Mom
May 4, 2020
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, parenting has changed dramatically. For parents of kids with disabilities, interruptions in school, therapy appointments, and daily life are presenting major challenges. However, these parents may actually know more about navigating pandemic life than parents who are used to readily available support networks. In families with kids with disabilities, there are certain stark realities, as well as potent joys. And during this pandemic, the wisdom of families with extra needs may provide useful insights into parenting during stressful times such as these.
Tips for Parenting During Stressful Times
Right now, many kids are feeling isolated from their friends, teammates, classmates, teachers, and their entire…