How many of us really like to ask for help? It’s uncomfortable. It’s awkward. And sometimes we will avoid it all costs. It also means that we can feel very lonely when we feel like we have no support. It can be a very vicious cycle. Alone, won’t ask for help, alone, won’t ask for help…
Until I had children with special needs, I likely asked for help in a big way only a couple of times. But having a child with special needs changes everything. I do mean everything. And I think one of the biggest was forcing this independent, do-it-all-myself-come-hell-or-high-water woman to ask for help. The first time was when I went through the darkest part of my depression.
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Julie McAllister, The Divine Connector
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