It is crucial that individuals with Moebius syndrome have a solid emotional support plan that includes talking openly with family, friends, and others about how they feel. Professional therapists are also an option for those who feel comfortable pursuing therapy. Below are resources to find ways to cope with emotions, express yourself, and find healthy ways to relieve stress.
Kathleen Bogart, Ph.D., is an associate professor of psychology at Oregon State University and a member of the Moebius Syndrome Foundation Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Bogart writes for Psychology Today and covers a variety of topics related to living with a facial difference and/or disability and mental health.
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