My Little Wildcat

Ace has been having a heck of a time lately.  I’ve posted before about my concerns about him and his “fits” or tantrums, and I’ve worried for a very long time.  We briefly pursued OT but stopped when the therapist acted like there was nothing wrong with him and made me feel foolish for being there, and then we started getting billed hundreds of dollars for what I had thought was covered by insurance and other programs. Continue reading »


Early Intervention

I have been trying to write this post for a week now.  I wish I could either cut out some of the things I need to do each day, or somehow find more hours in the day.

Anyhow…  I took Ace to the Childhood Development Clinic on September 4th for an evaluation.  He did great in most areas — testing at his adjusted age, if not his chronological age — and even excelled in social/emotional, where he was evaluated to be at an 11 month level.  :)  His expressive communication, however, was evaluated to be at the level of a 3 month old.  :( Continue reading »