CW: Some ableist and self-stigmatising ideas explored, trauma and suicidality briefly mentioned.
I’ve been thinking about disabled identity a lot lately. For two big reasons. 884 more words
Parents see their children with their hearts, not their objective minds. That makes it exceedingly difficult to accept it when the unexpected – a cognitive impairment, a learning disability, a spectrum disorder – starts to impact their child. 1,485 more words