When a parent is injured, older children can react from becoming withdrawn to putting too much pressure on themselves to perform perfectly at school. But kids are resilient and, with or without support, they will bounce back.
Dr. Audrey Daisley is a consultant clinical neuropsychologist at the Oxford Centre for Enablement, part of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. She is the lead clinical psychologist for the unit’s family support service.
Produced by Victoria Tilney McDonough, Justin Rhodes, and Erica Queen, BrainLine.