Linking Arms: A Leadership Guide for Parents of Children with Disabilities

Navigating the world of disability services and programs is very frustrating and overwhelming. Regardless of your career status or educational background, when you learn that your child has a disability, you begin a journey that takes you into a life filled with strong emotions and difficult choices that affect the entire family. This book provides parents with the basic knowledge on developing leadership skills and gives them an understanding of diverse learning styles and leadership competencies. Written by a parent of a child who is medically fragile who believes it takes “parents training parents” and forming a support network to give them the opportunity for personal growth, reflection, and knowledge to gain skills to function in leadership roles that effect change for children with disabilities.

© 2014 Pamela R. McDaniel
Audience: Parent