Restraint: RESTRAINT or ABUSE

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Keesha:  My 60 lb. son came home with bruises, whelps, and scratches after being put in restraints by 3 adults. The school is not acknowledging that they hurt my son. They continue to state the restraint was conducted per their training. I took pictures and took him to the doctor. Can they do this without my consent and should a restraint leave physical marks? I have asked for a new IEP to discuss a plan, but I feel alone and lost. My son doesn’t want to return to school.

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Keesha: In this post you’ll find information and resources and a link to a sample letter to request “Do Not Restrain”. Parent Request: “No Restraint” at http://www.wrightslaw.com/blog/parent-request-no-restraint/

More articles, information, and resources here: Abuse, Restraints and Seclusion in Schools at http://www.wrightslaw.com/info/abuse.index.htm