Quoting [yo.]:" This is my son to a T, but without the daycare. even buying new shoes is freaking a nightmare in itself. ... [snip!] ... psychiatrist wants me to call the school district and ask to speak to the student services coordinator to have him evaluated"Oh yeah it's hit or miss if he'll be ok with doing things out in public. If one little thing gets on his nerves it's all down hill from there. I can usually tell when he's had enough before it hits complete meltdown and we get out of whatever situation we're in. His speech therapist really didn't take me seriously when he was about 1.5 so I just kind of pushed it to the back of my mind and accepted that maybe he's just a difficult child but the whole anti social type thing really has me worried
Quoting None ya ;):" Oh yeah it's hit or miss if he'll be ok with doing things out in public. If one little thing gets on ... [snip!] ... back of my mind and accepted that maybe he's just a difficult child but the whole anti social type thing really has me worried"
Quoting [yo.]:" my son wont play with kids, he loves adults, but just doesnt play with kids. "Yep that's pretty much what she said. That he's always asking her if she needs help and talking to her. I don't know ugh it's just frustrating.
Quoting ×ø×K·ßear×ø×:" when cameron first started daycare a lot of the time he would rather play by himself but his teachers ... [snip!] ... he could be autistic... and a lot of his behavior could be due to the change.. maybe hes stressed and doesnt know how to act"I'm hoping that's the case and he'll just grow out of it. Main thing I'm worried about is he's always been like this it's just gotten a lot worse the last few months with all the change.
Quoting PA Mom:" Well, the good news is that if he's 3, and nobody's sure, he's got to be high functioning already. I ... [snip!] ... benefits of social interactions. You could certainly have that too! Good luck and good for you for recognizing the early signs!"
Quoting [yo.]:" When you called the school district who did you ask to speak to? Im supposed to call them on the 15th when 'special ed dept is back in their office'"
Quoting PA Mom:" Yes that's who I called also, special ed. In PA early intervention services are provided by "intermediate ... [snip!] ... or they will just say your child isn't delayed and doesn't qualify for services. Let me know if you have anymore questions. "
Quoting [yo.]:" I know they have 60 days to respond to a request, it is business days or just regular days?"
Quoting PA Mom:" Unforunately, not only is it 60 business days, but 60 working school days, so when I was waiting, it ... [snip!] ... our eval to the IEP meeting, it was basically a full four months! It's very tricky to calculate based on a regular calendar. "
Quoting [yo.]:" oh greatt. I gotta send in a request for an eval, to the school district...any idea what I should say?"