The transition to adulthood refers to activities to prepare kids (and parents) for adult life based on what is appropriate for the student given their interests, skills and needs. Transition planning typically begins at age 14 and involves helping the student plan their course of study. Its not easy both for the child and the parent needing to let go to some extent. What are you doing, what have others done?
Parenting a teen is tough in the best of times A teen with chronic becomes Achallenge for the entire family. disruptions to family routine, can lead to a volatile mix at home. Shared strategies can help all. What works for YOU?
Parenting a child with chronic illness can be a challenge for the entire family. Emotions like anger, sadness and worry, paired with invasive medical procedures, medication side effects and disruptions to family routine, can lead to a volatile mix at home.
Parenting a child who is ill or who has special needs is a difficult job. One of the most important parts of that job is advocacy.