Family history of disability/Genetic counselling

My partner had two sisters with Rhett syndrome. The syndrome is typically sporadic with a less than 1% chance for the general population but there has been a small link to an inactive gene in mothers that had more than one child with the condition. They’ve offered us genetic counselling to find out if either of us have the mutation on that chromosome. If we do the chances of our child having the syndrome are still relatively small if we don’t they’re the same as any expectant mother. 

We’re sure we will not terminate regardless of what the outcome was due to the limited chance but having to decide if we want to go through the process to find out.

Anyone have any experience of genetic counselling? 
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