MomTV Recap – How Having Special Needs Children Can Affect Your Other Children
Posted Oct 06 2009 10:02pm
Parenting can be and sometimes is overwhelming. Add a disabled child, whether that child’s disability be physical, mental, learning-oriented or some other condition, and parenting can be that much more daunting. When you have more than one child, no matter how able or disabled each may be, there are strategies to handling parenthood to help the entire family form healthy bonds with each other and cope with the challenges that such a household can bring.Here is a list of the tips that we discussed last night on Multiple Moments! For the full discussion please watch the full show below!
Get Organized and Stay on Schedule
Provide Positives to Each of Your Children
Teach Your Children How to Interact with Each Other
Take Parenting Breaks and Get Other Help as Possible
Find your non-special needs child a support system of their own