Raising a child with a disability can often be more isolating and frustrating than any parent ever imagines. Finally, here is a book that honestly describes the inner needs and range of issues parents with disabled children face. Changed by a Child invites parents to take a moment for themselves. Each of the brief readings offers comfort and hope as they capture the unique challenges and joys of raising a disabled child.
Barbara Gill is an attorney and disability consultant. The mother of two sons, one of who has Down syndrome, she has served on many disabilities related boards and committees, including four years as a board member of her local Arc…. More about Barbara Gill
"I wish my mother had this book when I was a child. If she had read this book she would have realized that she was not alone." –Temple Grandin, author of Thinking in Pictures
"Changed by a Child is a book for all parents, not just parents of children with disabilities. It is comprehensive, literate, inspiring, and deeply healing." –Annabel Stehli, author of The Sound of a Miracle
"An outstanding achievement. Profound, absorbing, and a great joy to read. I recommend it enthusiastically." –Dr. Bernard Rimland, founder of the Autism Society of America