On being a parent - of a handicapped child.

by Benjamin McLane Spock

Publisher: National society for crippled children and adults, inc. in Chicago

Written in English
Published: Pages: 17 Downloads: 904
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  • Children with disabilities

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SeriesParent series -- no. 8
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LC ClassificationsHQ784 H3 S7
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14667949M

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Maybe your child can't put on his or her shoes the first time, or 10th time, but keeps trying. Encourage that. When you believe your child can do something, you empower him or her to reach that goal.

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reported being exposed to violence during the past year. In some cases, the child may be the victim, but kids can also be affected by. Having an ill or special needs child represents a loss of control.

It takes time to reach acceptance and a willingness to adapt. One of the main challenges that disability or illness place on marriage is to find a healthy balance of dependence and : Sheri Stritof.Obviously, this parent-child relationship goes beyond the limits of what is considered psychologically healthy.

In fact, these parents know no limits, age or social status: they can get to reprimand teachers for giving bad grades to their children, even if they go to college, or accompany them to a job interview and get upset if the interviewer.