For those who care for someone with Parkinson's disease
[Home] [Forum] [Help] [Search] [Register] [Login] [Donate]
You are not logged in

Topic Out of the mouths of babes...sadly... Go to previous topic Go to next topic Go to higher level

By jcoff012 On 2013.07.19 17:23

By LOHENGR1N On 2013.07.19 19:38
Jane, I would suggest going to the American Parkinson's Disease Association web site look for the link to the Young onset or young Parkinson's (Arlette Johnson) site. While they deal with young onset they can provide tips and insight into explaining to children about why Mom or Dad and even Grandma or Grandpa are acting or moving like they do and are sick. Along with keeping it easy to understand and less scary for them. I hope this helps put the "little guy" at ease. As you are his main daycare (baby sitters) it can't be ignored and they have a lot of experince unfortunitly with the subject.

By jcoff012 On 2013.07.19 19:55
Thank you, Al...we will. I appreciate your kindness and quick response. Was a tough day.

© · Published by jAess Media · Privacy Policy & Terms of Use
Sponsorship Assistance for this website and Forum has been provided by
by people like you