Dating a parent of an autistic child
Have you ever wondered why parents of kids with special needs always seem to be so cranky? Another person with good intentions said, “G-d only gives us what we can handle.” 13.Or why we tend to make really inappropriate remarks so often? And even if we did choose to become a special needs family through adoption, there are still plenty of reasons to be cranky – and then joke about it later. The rest of the coffee was dumped on the kitchen floor and eaten by an ecstatic child yesterday before it could be fully cleaned up. Mixed the g-tube formula, fed daughter, cleaned up, got to school on time, then listened to the neighbor complaining that her 8 year old refused to eat broccoli at dinner last night. Was up with a wide-awake child from 2am to 6am, then awakened by a phone call at am. It was the pharmacy leaving a voice mail explaining that the medication refill will cost 0 out-of-pocket. 90 minute screaming meltdown 3 times per week – and we’re overdue for one, so it’ll probably be today. While signing school papers, two kids were talking directly into each ear. The child with a disability brushed his own teeth, dressed himself and tied his shoes while his able sibling refused to brush teeth, refused to get dressed and rolled on the ground instead of putting on shoes. Had to decline a bunch of invitations to weddings and family reunions again this year. You may have seen her sneaking into the volunteer lounge for ice cream or being pushed into the cheese pit by laughing children.Plentyoffish dating forums are a place to meet singles and get dating advice or share dating experiences etc.
Fifty percent of these kids are also likely to experience three or more changes in who’s parenting them before the age of 5, and a third will experience another change between the ages of 6 and 12.
Whether we want to admit it or not, children are going to experience instability as their parents go in search of romantic partners.
Parents who get into these relationships may have very different expectations for how things should be than the men and women who they’re bringing home.
Men - Would you date a woman with a special needs child? If your choice not to was based on the fact that you knew nothing of the type of disability the child had, but learned about it, would this change your decision?
I don't need to be flamed for posting this thread, but I'm searching for something long term AND I have a beautiful daughter with Down syndrome so I would like to get a feel for what you all think about this. Sass I wouldn't date a woman, but that's just me; we're too high maintainance..
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do you think that i should put on my profile that my son is autistic? if you meet a guy and date him for several months, then it's the time to introduce your kid.