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Fri Jun 19

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pachouly posted to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 11:32 AM

Update

Thanks to those who have listened to me whine about son.

I've found a group of folks who specialize in what he has and am waiting to set up summer appointments to start working one-on-one. Their approach feels pragmatic -- includes training [more]

Tue May 12

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 1:31 PM

Re: Special needs advocacy

neveragain,

While your oldest might not have what the writer here is talking about, I thought it pertinent to your concerns -- those of a 'less serious' nature.

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 1:22 PM

Re: Special needs advocacy

Taking away a fidget-tool will only make it worse

Ugh. If corporate learning and development organizations have figured this out, why can't schools?

pachouly

Thu May 7

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pachouly replied to the First World Problems board. 9:03 PM

Re: Checking in quickly.

Every time I read about Texas, it just seems crazier and crazier.

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pachouly posted to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 8:38 PM

On a lighter note

(4 year old)

"Mom, what did the carrot say to the carrot?"
"Um, grate [more]

Tue May 5

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 6:30 PM

Re: Special needs advocacy

So have you talked to the school about that? Have you talked to his teacher and the SPED director to see what they think? Are his teachers also seeing this behavior escalation? If so, what do they think?

I spoke with the school [more]

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 6:18 PM

Re: Special needs advocacy

Thanks for the anecdotes and links! Sorry, today ended up off-the-walls/nets again as we had another school episode and I was on the phone / dealing with things most of the day and then took the boy for a hike to settle him.

The meds are [more]

Mon May 4

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pachouly posted to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 5:08 PM

Special needs advocacy

As I mentioned in another post, we're seeing escalations in T's behavior (age 6). I have an intake appointment for a full neurospych evaluation to ensure we have correct diagnoses, but actual evaluations are booking into August (is that [more]

Sat May 2

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pachouly replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:52 PM

Re: Parenting teens

Possibly this is a normally well-adjusted 17 year old who needs to be told to suck it up. Or possibly this 17 year old is seriously freaked out and needs a gentle touch and a massage. Or maybe somewhere in between. From the words on a computer [more]

Wed Apr 29

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 6:22 AM

Re: Mother's Day

You are likely right. Giving it one more day and then will do this. :-)

:-(

Sun Apr 26

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pachouly replied to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 2:30 PM

Re: Mother's Day

Yeah -- I agree with an hour to oneself, but it seems most people around here have BBQs or are hosting brunches for their MILs/mothers. :(

I'll call the place tomorrow to see about a refund.

Sat Apr 25

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pachouly posted to the Parents and Expecting Parents board. 5:46 PM

Mother's Day

So what idiot books a birthday party on Mother's Day.

*raises hand*

How do I recover from this?
Send notes that I'm canceling? Nobody can come, for obvious reasons.

Sigh.

pachouly

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