David, demands attention. If you don’t give it to him, he will do something negative. What is the definition of negative? Theft. Yelling. Lies. those kinds of things. Yesterday a set of mom’s keys went missing. David cried about how he didn’t take them, and how we should believe him just this one time. I…
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hoarding of electronic gadgets
David has compulsion with electronic items. No small electronic gadgets are safe. Remote controls, cell phones, DSi’s, if he can carry it, he will take it. Very frustrating for the rest of the family. So now, when something goes missing, guess who is the first one blamed? How do you deal with hoarding?
Yesterday’s victory 3-25-2012 I got caught smoking
“hello,” said a little voice plaintively. “Hi, David! How is your visit going at respite?” I asked him. “I have bad news,” he replied solemnly. “I got in trouble.” “respite mom told me I had to tell you what I did,” he continued quietly. “What is it buddy, do I have to come and get…