A Test of Love

Boerema, Shar
May 2007
Guideposts;May2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p108
The author recounts her experience of dealing with the struggles of thinking about being separated from her teenage son who was born severely mentally disabled and was diagnosed with bipolar disease. Although she and her husband were determined to raise their son at home, things had not been doing well because he became moody and threw frightening tantrums. They soon decided to institutionalize him in a home specialized in dealing with behavioral problems.


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