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Parenting an Older Child with Spina Bifida

January 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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• Frustrated by your child not following catheterization and bowel management recommendations?
•Wondering if they will ever care about their personal hygiene?
• Find yourself yelling at your child and pulling your hair out when all you want is for them to be healthy and happy?

You are not alone. Join the Spina Bifida Coalition of Cincinnati as we talk about why these behaviors happen in teens and young adults with spina bifida and learn strategies for positive encouragement to guide your child towards greater personal independence. Rachelle Ramsey, PhD and Marta Getz, MSW, LISW-S will lead an interactive conversation to start us on a journey to improved relationships with our kids.

When: Tuesday, January 21, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Where: CCHMC Medical Office Bldg., 5th Floor Rm. 5.201
Cost: Free – a light meal will be served
Register: or call 513.923.1378

This discussion is intended for caregivers only. Please do not bring your child with spina bifida with you. Registration is strongly encouraged.

Date: January 21, 2020
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue Name: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building
Address: 3430 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229 United States

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Phone: 5136364611