Adults with FASD and others are concerned media speculation perpetuates stigma. via FASD – Not All News is Good News: Speculation about the Florida Shooter is Divisive — FASD: Learning with Hope Tweet #fighting4answrs
Liability. Dictionary.com defines it as: noun, plural liabilities. 1. liabilities. moneys owed; debts or pecuniary obligations (opposed to assets ). Accounting. liabilities as detailed on a balance sheet, especially in relation to assets and capital. 2. something disadvantageous: His lack of education is his biggest liability. 3. Also,liableness. the state or quality of being liable: When David is discharged in 48 hours, we may have a period where things are good. Great even. A period where there is no violence. His previous history shows us that this won’t last. So what do we do? We are told that we need to call 911. That is the extent of the safety plan at this point. He will come out of a facility where he had 24/7 support to home where I can’t provide that level of care. So knowing David like we know David. When the volcano that is his temper
This week, I learned the results of the latest Child and Protective Services (CPS) investigation. Because of allegations made by David, we believe he was attempting to manipulate the system to get to live where he wants rather than at home, there was a complaint made against me. The complaint said that I “was exploiting my son, that I threw him to the sidewalk, that I hugged him too much, as well as told him “I love you”, and that I was antagonizing him to provoke a response.” I wrote about it when I first learned of the investigation. Remember? There was an investigation before that regarding washing David’s mouth out with soap. Initially when the complaint in October came out, I met with a detective from the Sheriff’s office. From that meeting, I stated that I would change my son’s name to David for the purposes of this blog.