Just When I Thought I Was Too Anxious To Be a Mother, I Had a Child With Autism

One could (and would) say I am a little bit anxious, just a tad…especially when it comes to children. I drive myself crazy watching other people’s children. I’ve pulled drowning kids out of pools and lakes while their parents were not watching them, grabbed kids away from traffic, ledges or anything that may cause an injury, … More Just When I Thought I Was Too Anxious To Be a Mother, I Had a Child With Autism

Being the Mom of an Anxious Child Means Having More Patience Than You Ever Knew Was Possible

What is it like being mum to a child with severe anxiety? It is helping her downstairs every morning despite the fact she can do it herself. It is reassuring her, yet again, that she won’t fall just because once, several years ago, she heard mum fell down the stairs and hurt herself. It is … More Being the Mom of an Anxious Child Means Having More Patience Than You Ever Knew Was Possible