The most important piece of having a child with special needs and requirements is to never carry the blame for it. Even if you don’t understand the child’s needs or issues – making a difference as a constant positive model in their lives is what they require to develop a sense of self regulation and self soothing. Knowing that love and being there for their needs is what helps them grow is the key.

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Writer of relationships / early childhood and mental health . Poetry and fiction dabbler

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