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How To Help Your Kids Understand What It Means To Have A Disability

4. Give Your Kids A Safe Space To Talk About Feelings
Meeting new people with differences can induce a wide range of emotions. Welcome your child’s feelings by asking questions and listening without judgement.

Instead of expressing disappointment if they feel anything negative, use it as an opportunity to open the conversation and get to the root of their emotions. When kids feel like they can express themselves, you’ll be more likely to anticipate challenges and address them for the future.