Archive for category: Advice

Ask Ada: How Do I Explain Coronavirus To My Kids?

Plus: what to do when your relatives won't practice social distancing.

Ask Ada: My Partner Doesn’t Want Kids Because Of Our Disabilities

Plus: when do you have to disclose your disability at work?

Ask Ada: How Can I Be A Good Maid-Of-Honor With Cancer?

Plus: what to do when an estranged friend is dying.

Ask Ada: Should You Disclose Your Disability On Your Tinder Profile?

Plus: Ada helps a woman stressing out over taking time off work due to an eating disorder relapse.

Ask Ada: Newlywed and Hearing Impaired

Plus: what to do when your roommate starts exhibiting mental health problems.

Ask Ada: My Boyfriend Left Me When I Got Cancer!

Plus: my foster child has a disability. How can I bond with them?

Ask Ada: How Can I Ask For Help When I Don’t Know What I Need?

Plus: how to get your surly teenager to treat their diabetes seriously.

Ask Ada: My First Christmas As A Disabled Person

Plus: dealing with the difficult decisions that come when a loved one enters hospice.

Ask Ada: Being There For Your Spouse In Hospice

Plus: helping a teacher connect with her student, who has autism.

Ask Ada: My Mother With Dementia Thinks I Abandoned Her

Plus: how to help a person sliding into depression after a breakup.

Ask Ada: Help, My Doctor’s A Bully

Plus: what to do if you think a friend is faking chronic illness.