Interview with Sandra Peoples: Self-Care for Special Needs Parents
Sarah and Sarah discuss what self-care looks like for special needs parents, specifically moms, and how those who love them can support them.
(Hint: it’s not about naps
and bubble baths!)
Stick around at the end for a fun conversation about comma placement and parentheses grammar.
Sandra Peoples Interview
About Sandra Peoples
Sandra Peoples (M. Div, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary) is one of the leading voices in the special-needs community. She is the author of three books, including her most recent release, Unexpected Blessings: The Joys and Possibilities of Life in a Special-Needs Family. Sandra is currently a PhD student at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in the area of family ministry with an emphasis on inclusion for special needs families.
Sandra serves the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention as their special-needs ministry consultant, helping churches around the state start and strengthen their disability ministries. She also teaches a disability ministry cohort through Gospel Centered Family. Sandra is a monthly cohost for Key Ministry: The Podcast, where she will share her perspective on family aspects of disability ministry and inclusion. She and her friend Tiffany Crow also host All Access, a yearly conference held in February in the Houston area for ministry leaders and volunteers.