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This week on #TogetherThursday I wanted to highlight something as we come up on the end of the school year in many places: Reflection.
We’ve touched on the importance of self-care as a parent before and how there are six umbrella categories-
Under the self care for Spiritual and Emotional, there is a specific support in Reflection, how you’re reflecting as a parent: Link
This is especially true as you navigate your own values, needs of your family with what ten-twenty professionals along your journey are advising you to do for your child who has been diagnosed with a hearing difference!
Take time to reflect on how far you’ve come, on what you need as a parent and on what you value for yourself as a parent. In this suggestion, something related that I’ve had conversations with parents time and time again: Take pictures and videos!! You’ll be able to capture those moments, and reflect on them. Often also, put yourself in the pictures, have someone else hold the phone and take a picture of you with your child.
- Here are some tips for capturing candid moments including “mundane” things like routines: Link
What special or not so special moment did you capture lately that you’d like to share? What did you learn about yourself or your child?
We can, together,