Early Registration: January 23 - February 15, 2018
Guilt and fear of their child’s response are two of the most common barriers preventing parents from telling their child. The other is, not knowing how.
It can be a daunting task, but you don’t have to do it alone. Giving your child the gift of self-awareness will help them maximize their strengths and understand what they need to do to compensate for their challenges. Self-awareness is the first step towards self-advocacy and self-determination.
In all my experiences helping kids with various disabilities learn about who they are, including talking directly about labels and diagnosis, the responses have been 100% positive.