Publication date: 2018-05-19 21:16
“A lot of officials – nurses, social workers – say, ‘We don’t report when the mother is trying to get better.’ I always come back and say, ‘Well, it’s not about the mother. What about the baby?’”
Hi Cheryl. I don 8767 t know of any lawyers in Houston Texas and if I am reading your comment correctly, that is what you are looking for.
7567 Cal. Stats., Chap. 756 amends the California Fair Employment and Housing Act that states it is unlawful to engage in specified discriminatory practices in employment or housing accommodations on the basis of sex. The law provides that the term &ldquo sex&rdquo also includes breastfeeding or medical conditions related to breastfeeding. (AB 7886)
Nancy Hamilton, chief executive officer of Operation PAR, said she agreed to meet with Shingledecker, but with some trepidation.
Because so many drug-dependent newborns go unreported, no one knows exactly how many children are injured or killed while in the care of parents struggling with addiction.
“I’m not sure that anyone could have helped prevent my son Liam’s tragic death,” his mother, Amanda McKenzie, wrote last month in a letter she sent Reuters from prison. Her son drowned when McKenzie fell asleep with him in the bathtub.
The federal law calls on states to protect each of these babies, regardless of whether the drugs their mothers took were illicit or prescribed. Health care providers aren’t simply expected to treat the infants in the hospital. They are supposed to alert child protection authorities so that social workers can ensure the newborn’s safety after the hospital sends the child home.
Although the difference in the type of drugs Frazier was taking proved central in how social services handled the referral, the federal law makes no such distinction between illicit and prescribed drugs. It requires safety plans for all newborns with symptoms of drug withdrawal. These plans can include home nursing, substance-abuse counseling, housing and employment help, and a threat to remove the child if the parents don’t follow the guidelines.
Let’s just say it co-parenting with a narcissist is darn difficult. Since communication is the key to co-parenting and a focus off the “self” and on the child’s best interest is the ignition that turns its engine, a father or mother who has a serious narcissistic personality disorder won’t have an interest in either.