Raising a child is a difficult task. But bringing up a special needs child requires an entirely different set of skills.
So, what are the various challenges that parents of special children face on a daily basis?
According to an article in Huffington Post, “Raising a child with any disorder, condition or special needs, is both a blessing and a challenge. A challenge for the obvious reasons, and a blessing because you don’t know the depths of victory and joy until you see your child overcoming some of those challenges (sometimes while smiling like a goofy bear).”
To know more about how to handle the challenges of raising a special needs child, and to overcome them, read through the pages of this ClipBook.
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