hi. I have a foster kid. My boyfriend and i ended up with a registered level 2 but in actuality shes a 3. She draws me dead and like shes killing me. Shes tried to stab me. She is not like most 10 year olds. Shes behind in so much because her mom is an addict abd didnt send her to school. Shes been in 6 homes in the last year. She never listens and yes thats how kids grow, however regular kids repeat the same mistakes 2-3 times before they learn. She never does. She makes up stories and needs sleeping pills. Shes been hoarding them so she can “take them all at once”. Sometimes i wish i could. She’s brought back my eating disorder and depression. The social worker knows shes bad and wont do anything.
Hi ! My name is Emily and i’m doing a major project on trying to fix the issues with the foster care system . I believe some things can be fixed and you can have a major role in helping ! I believe that too many innocent kids are getting placed in bad foster homes and the problems aren’t being addressed . Some ( not all ) foster parents should not be licensed as a foster parent and still are...
I just recently found out my almost 13 year daughter has been cutting for a few months. Got her in to the Dr and is now in intensive outpatient therapy, seeing a psychiatrist every other week and maybe possibly needing medication. She's slowly opening up and I'm finding out things I had no idea about. I'm just looking for other parents dealing with a similar issue. I feel so lost sometimes.