Sunday, January 19, 2003

May 2003

Originally Posted 03/25/03

Major Change--Big sister Tori moved to Ashland to go to college so we cleaned and painted her old room just the way Makala would like it and moved her into Tori’s old room all redone in Purple.

Inappropriate Behaviors-- A second grabbing episode occurred when daddy was reading a ‘good night’ story in Makala’s bed… she became very angry when daddy said, “no” and went into to full rage when mommy made the new rule that from now on ‘ALL’ bedtime stories will be read downstairs on the sofa.

Therapy--We went to a new Mental Health Center for several sessions and had a very young ‘intern’ who really felt Makala was doing well—considering everything. The State medical insurance is CRAP and we clearly cannot get any real therapy until we finalize and put the kids on our private insurance... This really is a joke and this young therapists is so awe struck by the fact we adopted that she simply isn't going to be able to offer much help.

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