The Day of Diagnosis.

Day of Diagnosis

On the day you learn that your child has special needs it won’t matter to you just then how long you have suspected, how long there had been a question mark or even how you are actually told. Once those words are revealed to you, your world will change forever. It can feel like the world is continuing on around you, but you are standing still watching everything. You wait for the words to evaporate so you can focus on the reality, but they won’t and you can’t.

A million different thoughts whirl around your mind, your heart quickens, your mouth dries. [Read more…]