Amanda and Nancy share memories of watching television together. Most people I know who have Down syndrome have great imaginations and connect to fictional characters they watch on TV.
Does your loved one have a favorite show? How would you describe his/her relationship with television characters?
Nancy recalls talking to Amanda about politics.
Does your loved one understand politics?
How do you broach difficult topics with your loved one?
In this chapter we begin to get a look at the politics of a large family. Each family deals with crisis in their own way.
How has family dynamics impacted your caregiving?