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Getting everyone on the same page/Advocating for the right level of support
February 7, 2014, 2:48 pm
This is VERY long. I apologize in advance. So I'm going to start with what happened last night... We had our first incident with Blue- but not directed towards us. So, she is a level 4 therapeutic kid. Which means she not only gets once a week agency CW visits, but she also gets a CSS worker,...Raising a child with low IQ - what's it like?
March 7, 2014, 10:00 pm
I know that's a pretty generic subject line, but I don't have much info to work with yet. We have had a 5 year old for just over a month, and we have always known there was something intellectual going on. Straight memorization (like letters and numbers) can be done. But the reasoning and...
Longer than originally told...
February 10, 2014, 8:12 pm
So we took Blue as a late-night emergency placement, then agreed to a week, then agreed to keep her until May. They said that her DSS sw wanted to put her in a group home until she ages out at 18. EVERYONE (including her ffm) said she would sign out when she turned 18. So a few days in, she...
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