Lindsay's OCD causes problems:
is a very sweet girl. She has OCD and is always very anxious. Unfortunately, I
am forced to take away many of her recesses because she often refuses to do her
work during class time.
recently developed a new way of dealing with her anger towards me: she chews
away at her fingernails. She bites them down to little stubs, and will not stop
until they bleed profusely. This only has started recently, but has escalated
quickly in severity.
are always bloody. If she is irritated at all, she gnaws at her fingers like
they are pork spareribs. It is disgusting. Her mom will not discuss this with
me. Again, Child Protective Services (CPS) has heard from me.
programmed CPS into my phone's speed dial.
Seeing as how I am calling them so much, it just seemed practical.
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