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Thursday, May 17, 2018
All children have voices, if only we listen
By Louise Kinross Bioethicist Franco Carnevale recalled the assumptions he held about families caring for children using ventilators at ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
When a child has a chronic illness, every family member adapts
By Louise Kinross Sweet Dreams for Chiyo is a tender film about how one family copes when their toddler is diagnosed with Type 1 diab...
Monday, May 14, 2018
Before you hit share, did you ask your kid?
By Louise Kinross A week ago Rebecca Cokely wrote an interesting piece for Rewire.News called On parenting and consent: When sharing is...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Parent hacks for finding joy
Photo of Anchel Krishna and her daughter Syona It's Mental Health Week , so BLOOM asked parent readers to send us their strategies for ...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
'The people that have the voice are too tired to raise their voice'
This family! If you haven't watched the film Caring for Tor that aired on CBC The National, you must. It fits perfectly with Mental ...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
'Take care of yourself first:' A parent's recipe for mental health
By Louise Kinross Studies show elevated rates of depression and anxiety in parents of children with disabilities. They even show our cell...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Siblings say depression in disabled adults is their top worry
By Louise Kinross Concern about the mental health of a brother or sister with a developmental disability was the most pressing issue...
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