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Dorian – How did you deal with the transition from hospital to home?

Dorian – How did you deal with the transition from hospital to home?

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That we didn’t do very well.  At our home, we had about 20 steps, so he was carried up the steps, which was traumatizing for him.  And, he lived in our living room for a week, and then we moved.  So, the idea of his life being ex... Show More

That we didn’t do very well.  At our home, we had about 20 steps, so he was carried up the steps, which was traumatizing for him.  And, he lived in our living room for a week, and then we moved.  So, the idea of his life being exposed at the house—although it was just three of us that were there: my brother, my son, and myself—that was not as easy to deal with.  So, we weren’t ready for him to come home, which is why we were immediately moving.  

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Dorian – How did you deal with the transition from hospital to home?

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Son injured in 2007 at age 17, paraplegic
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That we didn’t do very well.  At our home, we had about 20 steps, so he was carried up the steps, which was traumatizing for him.  And, he lived in our living room for a week, and then we moved.  So, the idea of his life being exposed at the house—although it was just three of us that were there: my brother, my son, and myself—that was not as easy to deal with.  So, we weren’t ready for him to come home, which is why we were immediately moving.  

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