My boy has been struggling lately. Within the past 2 months, we have nearly doubled his previous therapy schedule, adding an additional speech and OT session weekly because he needed the extra help. In addition, he has started special education preschool where he goes 5 mornings a week for 3 hours each.
All of this for a 3-year old, but as we are all aware, this is what some of our kids need in order to progress and grow.
I am so excited for the potential – and there is such potential – for additional progress with the increase in his therapy program and the addition of preschool, but as you might imagine, the transition is a nightmare. My boy has been a stimming, disregulated, hot mess, and it is wearing this mommy down. …continue reading