Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Photo a Day: 31st July

We are at the final stages of applying for a Statement of Educational Needs for The Boy Child and this morning he and I went off to make sure we had copies of everything we might possibly need.  We're working on the theory that the SEN panel can't have too much information, although we have been warned that The Boy Child will most likely be turned down because he isn't autistic enough...

7 comments:

Dawn said...

Makes me so mad, how can you not be autistic enough! He's had an official diagnosis so that should be enough!

pmk said...

Crazy, isn't it? We know this feeling extremely well - there's difficulties, but the difficulties aren't difficult enough. I feel for you Ruth, definitely go for every piece of information you can provide.

Alison said...

pmk is right...give them more than they're asking for..and keep at them for what you believe TBC needs, to achieve his full potential!
Alison xx

Amy said...

Yes, add in every little thing you can think of Ruth - the process sounds just as challenging there as it is here. Alison is so right, do not give up on what you think he needs to reach his potential.

alexa said...

Gosh, that looks like a whole heap of hard work, Ruth. Keeping my fingers crossed it pays off ...

Sian said...

His Mum's a fighter..she'll keep going, I know she will!

Missus Wookie said...

Ah yes the 'joy' of not being affected enough to qualify for help... but affected enough for it to matter. Hope it goes through for you both.

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