When failure looms, when change occurs, when life seems out of control, I remember that giving up is not an option. Instead, I adapt, making small forward-moving adjustments, strengthening my journey of progress.
Learning to adjust is nothing new for me. I’ve dealt with it my entire life. I was born with cerebral palsy, which affects the strength in my lower back and legs. I am also an athlete with sights set on skiing for Team USA in the 2022 Paralympics. This is my dream.
Along the way, I’ve learned five critical factors when it comes to embracing and accepting change.