With Rebecca Shaffer

Managing Behavior is the second in our series of short videos — My Child is Home… Now What?? —  from Rebecca Shaffer, PsyD, director of psychological services at the Cincinnati Fragile X Clinic. Managing behaviors is challenging in the best of times. This is even more true when your child is home full time.  

After watching the video, please let us know if you have any questions by filling out the form below. Jayne will try to answer as many as she can and/or it may be the subject of a future video from Dr. Shaffer!

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COVID-19 Check-In: Month 5

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Getting Comfortable Wearing a Mask

Real-life tips from a mom, Jayne Dixon Weber, who’s already going through this with her own son, plus a a quick video from Rebecca Shaffer to guide you through the process of getting your child comfortable wearing a mask.

Female Power to Fight COVID-19 with Marcia Braden

Females living with Fragile X syndrome were asked to give advice to other females living with FXS on how to cope with this — or any future — crisis. Listen as Marcia talks through their advice and her own advice, built on decades of working with patients with Fragile X syndrome.

A COVID-19 Social Story from NFXF

The National Fragile X Foundation has created a social story to reflect the changing requirements that governments are enacting. There’s a lot of information — and misinformation — about COVID-19 out there, but there’s no doubt it’s impacted families in many, many ways.

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