It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Divorce & Separation Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-01-2006, 09:59 AM   #1
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Brooklyn New York USA
Posts: 742
Liamsmom HB User
Really angry 4 yr old becuase of divorce

my story is really long.I have a 4.5 yr old son who was though to be autistic. We had just bought our house when we found out and I didn't goback to work to stay home with my son to do all the recommended therapies andI ws the one making more $$ when I suggested my husband jump in and be a part of the therapies and make some schedule changes at work so maybe i could back to work part time he wouldn't budge. So we wound up losing our house. I was pretty much in it alone as far as caring for my son , going to all the evaluations, seeking out the therapists that worked best with him implementing the therapies and incorporating them into every day life. To make a really long story short After doing it alone for so long and my husband sinking further into alcolhol abuse and drug use I told I wanted a divorce. I still don't work and can't afford a lawyer and he refuses to sign any divorce papers. His one saving grace is he loves his son and my son is crazy about him. But the man is a bum he blames everyone else for everything that's happened and when I still cared I begged him to come to marriage counseling to seek individual counseling to go to AA something anything to show he was willing to save our marriage and family. Needless to say he didn't so now so he doesn't live on the street like a bum I let him come back and sleep in my son's room. My son wants his room back and he's mad I'm much more strict than Dad and he's mad, He is misbehaving to the point where I'd like to sell him to gypsies eventhough I understand and try so hard to be patient but also provide limits I'm at my wits end I've asked Dad to leave and he's been Saving his money for 9 months now what can I do to get him out without Police or infront of my son???? We were on our way to good when he was gone we had a routine the rules were basically followed HELP me wise experienced parents I nearly had a meltdown last night and to beat all I quit smoking 6 months ago what's a girl to do????

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 12-01-2006, 12:42 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 6,178
Sannah HB UserSannah HB User
Re: Really angry 4 yr old becuase of divorce

Liamsmom, wow, I'm sorry, sounds like your husband just couldn't cope with Liam's diagnosis. Now everything is in limbo and not going very well? So Liam's dad lets him get away with more and makes everything more confusing for him because you and his dad aren't on the same boat? I think that you are asking how to get Liam's dad out? Hey, congrats on stopping smoking and for taking such good care of your son!

 
Old 12-03-2006, 01:13 AM   #3
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,951
index.html HB User
Re: Really angry 4 yr old becuase of divorce

Whether your husband goes for counseling or not, I highly recommend that YOU go! It would help you find a way out of this mess. You should be able to find counseling that is offered on "pay as you can" type rate.

Good luck!

 
Old 12-05-2006, 03:35 AM   #4
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Brooklyn New York USA
Posts: 742
Liamsmom HB User
Re: Really angry 4 yr old becuase of divorce

Thanks for the advice but I'm practically a professional when it comes to couseling. Yep it's a mess alright. Luckily the hopefully es isn't a violent drunk in anyway just passive let;s life pass him by. My son isn't autistic thankfully just a huge handful at the moment, and makes thing VERY difficult for the time being. Maybe he gets it from Dad. Anyway thanks for the advice.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Things that really bother me. bachiach Mental Health 26 06-15-2007 07:27 PM
What to do? I Could REALLY use some advice.... Need2bfree Relationship Health 11 05-22-2007 04:48 PM
WHY am I always angry at him? Halls Anger Management 15 12-22-2006 11:13 AM
Daughter angry because I have fibromyalgia... wishn Fibromyalgia 22 06-27-2006 02:15 AM
Hi! New Here...Not That I Really Wanna Be Longing4MyMom Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia 14 02-06-2006 07:47 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



shisslak (5), anonnymouse (4), renko (4), frikita (3), gardenandcats (2), rosequartz (2), Searchin (2), Titchou (2), Misty800 (2), thaliak (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (856), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (771), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:28 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Copyright and Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!