I Am A Caregiver For My Special Needs Son

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    So Tired Of Accommodating

    My son is getting both his Habilitation Aide services and his Job Coaching services once again. We are now at the point where we are on our 9th Hab Aide and 2nd Job Coach, both being the same individual - to try to provide some consistency.While the individual providing services...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky
    46-50, F
    Dec 30, 2011

    Double Talk And Dressing Down

    I've been having a lot of ongoing issues with communication, misunderstandings, etc. with a particular provider for my son. He's utilizing the services of a Job Coach, or supposed to be. Recently communication has changed, going from lengthy conversations with detailed...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2010

    Habilitation Aide

    My son has developmental disabilities. He utilized Special Education throughout school. He is considered, "high functioning" on a scale of level of disability. He graduated High School last year, at 18 years of age, which was a great accomplishment. Kids who benefit from...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky
    46-50, F
    Jun 29, 2010

    Services Are On Hold

    Today I finally got the meeting I had requested nearly two weeks ago when I contacted the supervisor of the Job Coaching services. When I met with the Job Coach alone with my son, this past Monday, she provided a lot of double talk and dressed me down. I'm not sure why I...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jul 16, 2010
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