A Navy SEAL psychologist and a family psychology expert share the secret to becoming a more resilient person. https://www.fatherly.com/health-science/resilience-and-how-to-be-more-resilient/?utm_source=postup&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=63233&recip_id=2423780
These may or may not be dads who have kids with special health care needs but there's some good stuff in here. https://www.fatherly.com/love-money/damn-good-advice-for-dads/?utm_source=postup&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=63156&recip_id=2423780
Highlights from Our “Parental Burnout is Real” Series I recently posted an infographic series on Instagram about Parental Burnout to heighten awareness about what it is, why it matters, and what we can do about it. Here it is - all in one place - in case you missed it. There’s so much more that [...]
Washington Park, the site of our annual camp out in Anacortes, will not open the group camping area until at last July due to COVID-19. Since this is the area that we use for our gathering, we won't be having the event this year. Hopefully, we'll be able to gather again next year. Please help [...]
Care planning and a well-organized system to keep track of important documents can save time and create comfort during uncertain times. This article provides some tips for building a “care notebook,” which might be a three-ring binder, an accordion file, or a portable file box—whatever makes sense for your organizational style and the types of [...]
Virtual Event: Seattle Children’s Hospital Autism 205 Session – Parenting in the “New Normal” May 21, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Note: This panel will feature Jay Pierce, son of Fathers Network mom Suzanne. Join us for Autism 205: Parenting in the “New Normal,” a virtual event where parents, caregivers, self-advocates and community stakeholders can draw strength from this incredible community. This month’s Autism 200 lecture will be available through Facebook Live on Seattle Children's [...]
Listen in as Bo Bigelow, a dad in Maine, talks about life in quarantine and his daughter Tess, who was born with a very rare genetic disorder called USP7. Listen to the podcast here.