When it comes to parenting a child with a hidden disability, everyone seems to have an opinion. Here, Naomi Simmons writes from experience, offering new solutions for when conventional parenting strategies just don’t work.
Naomi Simmons is the parent of children with a range of hidden disabilities, including high functioning autism, ADD, OCD, dyslexia and bipolar. She provides candid guidance on how best to support children in this situation – dealing with meltdowns, school avoidance, self-harm, anxiety and depression – and shares the experiences of others who really do ‘get it’.
Addressing common concerns and hurdles, it helps you respond to your child’s unique needs and challenges whilst developing their strengths and talents.