THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down – Learning from Tragedy

I had to dry my tears and compose myself before beginning this post.   It was a book that had made me cry – “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down” by Anne Fadiman. This is a story about a Laotian family of refugees in California whose daughter, Lia, had severe epilepsy and developmental ...