Ep. 56: Different

How do you parent a child that is… different? They beat to their own drum, they walk a path different than your other kids, they may even have an official diagnosis or two (cue the acronyms).

That’s what I talk about in this episode with Sally Clarkson, a mom of four adult children, one of whom is Nathan, who’s “outside the box.” Nathan and Sally co-wrote a new book called Different: The Story of an Outside-the-Box Kid and the Mom Who Loved Him, and in this episode, we talk about their experience.

different by sally and nathan clarkson

This hits home for me in so many ways as a parent. Maybe it will for you, too.

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