Having A Child With Special Needs


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By Kelsey Cook and All Things Comedy | Wondery. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

The girls are joined by their wonderful guest, Josephine, to discuss her experience raising her 12 year-old son who was diagnosed with Fragile X Syndrome at 6 weeks old. Josephine shares how she felt the moment she heard the diagnosis, what resources have helped her the most, how people react to her son in public, what her day-to-day looks like, her thoughts about her son's future, and how she navigates marriage and self-care.

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