Caring for a child with a chronic illness can be a challenge of the tallest order. It requires us to stretch ourselves physically, financially, emotionally, and mentally and it is in that stretching that we often discover strengths that we did not know we possessed. The great thing about this discovery is that these strengths become part of our permanent collection of tools or resources that we can access in other situations. We are now stronger by virtue of that stretching.
Sometimes this new...Read more
The April 16th shooting at Virginia Tech which led to over 30 students and faculty killed was the worst of its kind in U.S. history. ... Read more »
Last week, I discussed the value of depression and bipolar support groups and my involvement as a facilitator at a DBSA support group in... Read more »