Advocating for a Child with a Disability: The Approach of Parents and Professionals Makes a Difference

2016-12-20T13:05:06-05:00September 30th, 2016|

Let’s face it.  When you have a child diagnosed with a disability, your life is in disarray. Every day, you ride that notorious emotional roller coaster, the one on which your feelings repeatedly seesaw, up and down and around.   One minute you’re happy, the next you are sad. Soon after, [...]

Advocacy is Sharing Your Story to Help Others See the Human Side and Place People First

2016-12-14T13:58:59-05:00September 23rd, 2016|

There is a time when I advocated or my child that stands out in my mind and I want to share the story with you. Eric was about 3 years old and we were at the hospital for a g-tube insertion.  He had been having frequent lung infections and after [...]