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11year old grandson absconding from school
Posted by subaru01 to ADHD in the UK on Feb 18, 2014 at 9:53am

my 11year old grandson recently diagnosed adhd and just started concerta medication.our problem is at school they don’t seem to be able to cope with him, he has been suspended several times in the last 3months and now he attends primary inclusion twice a week, my daughter is at her wits end and is now in jepody of loosing her job because of the amount of time shes had to leave work and as a single parent with 3 kids life is very hard for her. anyone any advice about statementing and how long it takes, we live in sheffield thanx.

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Hi subaru01! What do you mean by “statementing”—I have not heard that term in the US.

Penny
ADDconnect Moderator & Mom to Tween Boy with ADHD and LDs

Posted by adhdmomma on Feb 18, 2014 at 6:51pm

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