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On The Hard Days

Megan Champion

If you're raising an out-of-the-box kid, you've likely struggled with doubt, guilt, and shame in your motherhood. "Am I crazy?" you've likely wondered. "What am I doing wrong?" You've probably never met another mother raising a neurodiverse child like yours, and truth be told, your mental health has suffered. Host Megan Champion gets it and has a mission to bring connection and support to mothers raising neurodiverse children. Each week, a brave and vulnerable mom shares her story to the world, in the hopes of helping listeners feel seen, heard, and validated. Whether your child has a diagnosis or not, if you feel lonely in your motherhood journey, On The Hard Days is for you. Follow Megan @on.the.hard.days on Instagram for personalized messages of hope and support (DMs are ALWAYS open!). Then subscribe to On The Hard Days and share the show with other moms in the trenches. No one knows our kids better than we do, and we are MEANT to be their mothers!
Ep.134 Wednesday Wins: Could a Motivation & Reward Chart Actually Work For My Neurodivergent Kids?December 07, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.133 Toolbox Tuesday: OCD Resources I'm Using In My Home Right NowDecember 06, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.132 Mama Monday: Mom Bunmi Laditan on Being Your Neurodivergent Kid's Safe Person - You Have to "Choose The Child", EverydayDecember 05, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.131 Father Friday: Dad Brent Nohl on How Therapy & Meds For YOU Help Your Neurodivergent Kids Become the Best Versions of ThemselvesDecember 02, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.130 Thursday Thoughts: Raising a Neurodivergent Kid is Emotionally DrainingDecember 01, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.129 (Bonus) BIG Podcast News - And I Need Your Help!November 29, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.128 Mom Sarah Woody on Rethinking Motherhood of ND Kids As A Recovering Perfectionist & Rule FollowerNovember 28, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.127 My Turn: Thanksgiving - The Good, Bad, and the Ugly (But You Got This!)November 24, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.126 (Part 2) Mom Becky Wynne on Trusting Yourself to Make the Best Decisions for Your Neurodivergent KidsNovember 21, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.125 (Bonus!) Mentors Speak: Avril Brown on Nervous System Regulation for the MOMS - It's How We Heal!November 19, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.124 (Bonus!) Mentors Speak: Tiphany Kane on Loving Ourselves, Not Only as Moms of Neurodivergent Kids, But as WomenNovember 18, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.123 (Bonus!) Mentors Speak: Erin Yeschin on Choosing to Change Your Mindset, Despite Massive Obstacles in MotherhoodNovember 17, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.122 (Bonus!) Mentors Speak: Megan Pizarro on "Anticipatory Grief" & the Role It Plays in Raising a Neurodivergent ChildNovember 16, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.121 (Bonus!) Mentors Speak: Kim Heilig on Befriending *Yourself* After Years of Disconnect & TraumaNovember 15, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.120 (Part 1) Mom Becky Wynne on Throwing Away Standards in Raising Our Neurodivergent Kids That Negatively Affect Our Mental HealthNovember 14, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.119 My Turn: "How Have Your Neurodivergent Kids' Struggles Changed Over Time?"November 10, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.118 Mom Samantha Foote on Truly Living Life By Prioritizing Our Mental Health - Not Just ExistingNovember 07, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.117 (Replay) Is it me, or is it my child?November 03, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.116 Mom Heather Balk on Changing the Narrative Around the "Invisible Disability" of Severe ADHD in Young KidsOctober 31, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.115 My Turn: "What If My Neurodivergent Kid Doesn't Like Sports?"October 27, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.114 Mom Andrea Brophy on Being Solution-Oriented & Open-Minded When Trying to Help Our Neurodivergent KidsOctober 24, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.113 My Turn: "How Do I Know If Medication Is Right For My Neurodivergent Kid?"October 20, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.112 (Part 2) Mom Debbie Myers on Shedding the Societal Burden of "Normality" For a Neurodivergent Family and Truly Being YourselfOctober 17, 2022 Episode artwork Ep.111 My Turn: "How Do I Advocate For My Neurodivergent Child At School?"October 13, 2022 Episode artwork Ep. 110 (Part 1) Mom Debbie Myers on Being Blamed For Your Neurodivergent Children's Struggles & Leaving an Abusive MarriageOctober 10, 2022 Episode artwork