Gawwwwwd, it has been another rough week. I try and stay as positive as I can,but sometimes I feel like I am banging my head on a brick wall. In reality I know “this too shall pass”, but in the moment I feel like I am sometimes fighting a losing battle.
When you have a special needs child, there are so many struggles that you never imagined facing before you were a parent. You find yourself trying to find a control variable in situations beyond your control just to help your child be able to maintain at school longer than 15 min a day before the principal is calling because he has cussed out 2 people and has scratched, bitten and kicked 3 others. And why? Because his teacher is gone and there is a substitute. The reality is, that is all it takes to set him over the edge. …continue reading