Parents Counselling Guideline
Contributor(s): Centre for Education and Human Resource Development (CEHRD), Handicap International, World Education
Type: Awareness Information, Guidelines
Categories: Communication Services, Disability Rights Advocacy, Education
Keyword(s): children with disabilities, counselling to parents, Inclusive Education, parents, parents of children with disabilities, Quality education
Published Year: 2022
Parents of children with disabilities may feel overwhelmed and alone in their journey. It can be difficult to understand how to best support their child's individual needs, as well as their own. Counselling services are a vital resource for families navigating this terrain. Counselling can offer a necessary listening ear, a safe space to express emotions, and practical advice to support the entire family.
The guideline will explore the different types of counselling services available to parents of disabled children and how they can help. The guidelineline will look at the importance of self-care, the benefits of family counselling, and the impact of peer support.