Re: Very difficult parent and student


    On 4/29/15, vt mommy wrote:
    > Hello!
    > I have a student who is sweetie but has much difficulty
    > controlling his body, his mouth, he is a huge disruption
    > to our days. I am at my wit's end. Mom does not at all
    > agree - has made this VERY clear - that any sort of extra
    > help is needed. I believe that he is sensory seeking and
    > have tried a special seat for him to sit on, koosh balls
    > etc. to manipulate when he is fidgety. He goes out for
    > motor breaks. He has a weighted vest that mom did
    > agree to. There are times I simply can't teach with him
    > in the room. I have tried rewards, consequences.
    > I want to cry. I so badly want him to feel successful but
    > it's very difficult - especially when the parent does not
    > share my views.
    > Any advice....
    > Thank you!
    > VTmommy