Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Episode #24: Successful School Breaks for Special Needs Kids

Kristin Faith Evans, author of the Special Needs Moms Blog
Kristin Faith Evans, author of the Special Needs Moms Blog
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Successful School Breaks for Special Needs Children

Show Notes:

Do breaks from school cause stress and anxiety for you or your child? In this episode of the Water Prairie Chronicles, Kristin Faith Evans continues her talk with Tonya about some of the techniques she uses to keep peace in the family during breaks from school and even on the weekends. Kristin is the author of the Special Needs Moms Blog, and this part of her interview was inspired by an article she posted on her blog.

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This is the second episode of a 2-part series with Kristin, and we think you’ll enjoy meeting this author, speaker, mother, wife, and mental health specialist! Be sure to check out the first episode at:

Kristin would love to hear from you! Connect with her through the Disability Parenting Blog (formerly the Special Needs Moms Blog) at and let her know you heard about her blog on the Water Prairie Chronicles!

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Tonya Wollum


Tonya Wollum is a disability advocate and host of the Water Prairie Chronicles podcast which connects special needs parents with resources to help them navigate parenting a child with a disability. She is the mother of 2 college-age children who have each grown up with a disability. That experience, along with a background in education, led her to create the Water Prairie Chronicles to help share what she has learned with parents of younger children to help them know how to advocate for their children.

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