I am honored to be featured in Exceptional Needs Today’s 3rd edition. Building and maintaining friendships both inside and outside the exceptional needs community is vital for us as parents of exceptional children. Not only to find the support we need to be the best parents possible but for our own mental health and well-being.Continue reading The Value of Parental Friendships Both Inside and Outside the Special Needs Community – As Featured in Exceptional Needs Today
Raising a child with exceptional needs is often overwhelming for families. Even if the child receives the services and support they need outside the home, they may still struggle at home. I am excited to announce that I will soon be launching Big Abilities Caregiver Coaching.
Jessica Andrews knows firsthand how challenging raising a child with exceptional needs can be for families. She and her developmentally disabled brother, Juan, grew up in the Tampa area. Jessica saw her single mom struggle to get a break, and when she could find respite providers, they were often ill-equipped to properly care for Juan.
In my guest appearance on the podcast “Thriving in the Midst of Chaos” I talk with host Jessica Temple about how to make your family thrive when you are parenting a child with Autism or ADHD.Continue reading Guest Appearance on “Thriving in the Midst of Chaos” with Jessica Temple
In this episode, I share what inspired me to write the book “It Takes a Village: Get Your Hands Dirty and Builds Yours From the Ground Up” and how my book can help you.Continue reading Pod 17: Why I Wrote the Book “It Takes a Village” and How It Can Help You
Amy shares the Big Abilities first eBook that helps families with children with developmental disabilities build a support system.Continue reading It Takes a Village: Get Your Hands Dirty and Build Yours From the Ground Up
Amy shares how you can build a support system for you and your child and includes a three week program to help you get started.Continue reading Podcast 11: Building Your Village