Raising a kid may be the most rewarding thing you’ll ever do, but – if you’re a newbie – it will also be the most challenging. Ask any experienced parent!
Challenges can quickly become overwhelming or paralyzing when you are raising a child with special needs or a chronic illness. However, experienced parents will also tell you that the hardships don’t compare to the joy of your child’s presence.
Parent and doctor, Jennifer Trachtenberg, MD, breaks down some of these complex issues in her book, “The Smart Parent’s Guide to Getting Your Kids Through Checkups, Illnesses, and Accidents: Expert Answers to the Questions Parents Ask Most.” Take this quiz now to learn more about the management, support and love involved with coping with special needs.
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