Saying Goodbye …

It never gets easy … saying goodbye after visiting your child at a therapeutic boarding school.  

Having gone through this with Ben when he was at a residential treatment center, I should be a pro at saying goodbye.  Not even close!

My husband and I just spent three days with Jack.  He earned off campus privileges and spent two nights with us.

It was an awesome visit!

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Mother’s Guilt

As I sit down to write this, I am processing so many difficult emotions.

GUILT is at the top of the list.  

My older son, Ben, is learning to live with autism, a mood disorder, and anxiety (just to name a few).  From a very early age, Ben’s younger brother Jack was witness to his rages and manic episodes. Continue reading “Mother’s Guilt”