But, with each passing day, you will gain experience in taking care of your child, which will reassure you and give you relief that you are providing him/her with the best care.
Along the way, professionals from various disciplines are here to support and help you overcome obstacles. Along the way, professionals from various disciplines are here to support and help you overcome obstacles. Reaching out to other caregivers can also be a big source of help and inspiration! Remember that you are not alone.
Although raising a child with CP comes with many challenges, overcoming them can provide immense strength, joy, tolerance and rewards as you and your child exceed initial expectations and as he/she grows.
This is a family journey, and some families find that encouraging sibling participation is a plus. Having the help of other family members can build support and better understanding. When adjusting to cerebral palsy, it's important to try to maintain as much normalcy as possible for everyone involved.