Mild cerebral palsy/right hemipheresis

Doris - posted on 01/29/2015 ( no moms have responded yet )

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My daughter is 5 years old and has mild cerebral palsy/right hemipheresis. She wears a hand brace and a AFO. I've noticed she's been self conscious and to me she doesn't want to wear her braces anymore. She doesn't like when kids ask her what's wrong with her. I told her she needs these braces for support and balance. I try to encourage her and her teacher is great. I'm not sure what else I can say or do to help build her self esteem. Any ideas?

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