The Importance of Meditation for Parents of Children With Special Needs or Challenges

October 28, 2014 4:31 PM

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The Importance of Meditation for Parents of Children With Special Needs or Challenges

Yes indeed, I am the mother of a child with special needs. My now young teenage daughter was born with pachygyria, which basically means her brain decided to be way different from the norm. In my day-to-day that equates to extensive learning delays and incredible mood swings. So, as I write to you... know that I GET IT. Having a child on a different path creates challenges and ups and downs like you would never believe. Right?! Not just for that child but also for you as a parent, or if you are a sibling, grandparent, educator, medical professional, etc.

So, one of my poignant directives is to reach out to parents who have never tried meditation or mindfulness and show them how freeing and important it can be for people who carry an abnormal amount of responsibility. (Let me point out. I know that jobs can be stressful, but, in most instances, you c...

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