Originally Posted by SNeacail
I think you guys need to come up with new boundaries. No one should ever be completely ignored. Maybe before a group outing/event you and Maca could sit down together, get a feel for his mood and reassure him that your interaction with GG doesn't mean you love him less, but you won't be ignoring him either.
I agree (boundaries).
I agree (ignored).
I have tried the reassuring thing-but it doesn't matter WHAT I do. There's no accountability on his part to manage his emotions. He just reacts as they hit him as though it weren't possible to control one's own emotions.
It's very daunting. It's the EXACT same way my stepson behaves-a behavior Maca is putting the kid into counseling (again) for....