Guest post: Activities to distract, entertain, or encourage patching and new glasses wearers

Distraction can be key to successful introduction to glasses as well as patching.  A huge thanks to Shannon for putting together a fantastic list of activities that are a fun […]

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All those crazy swirling emotions when you find out your child needs glasses

One of the most common things I hear from parents whose child has just gotten glasses is that they’re surprised by the intensity of their emotions, and often they feel bad for feeling bad. I know I was filled with worry and was a bit upset, but more than anything felt guilty for feeling upset. So here’s what I want everyone to know: your feelings are your feelings – they aren’t good or bad or weird, they simply are.

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