My daughter tried to commit suicide and was referred to counseling. My savvy ex-wife rushed to contact the CPS first and reported me that I am the cause because my daughter said she does not want to come on visitations and that stressed her. (that was due to Parental Alienation actually) so the investigation was opened. When I called the CPS the worker refused to accept my report believing that is tit for tat. My allegations are: -our daughter mentioned to the counselor that her mother is considering to commit suicide with a gun and her mother is considering to get a gun ( I believe that influenced her and she is at risk) - The mother tried to commit suicide in the past 2 times and was admitted in rehab. My other son teacher said the he is not taking his medicine at home constantly based his behavior at school. -My third Son teacher said that he sleeps often in the class and looks tired and did not do even one home work for the entire quarter. - Yet the worker refused to accept any of that and her answer was: That was not abuse or neglect -How did the teacher know that he is not taking his medicine, staying up late and not doing homework is not neglect!! What can I do?
Has the CPS investigation with respect to her complaint been concluded? Instead of focusing on CPS (which may have acted improperly as I think they have to investigate any complaint) if conditions are as you state, I would consider filing a custody modification action and/or a show cause for her interference with your visitation rights and that a GAL be appointed to represent the children. This way, there will be judicial scrutiny of the issues you raise and someone qualified to speak with your children about what is going on, talk to mom, teachers etc. You can initiate this action on your own but I would highly recommend hiring counsel given the seriousness and complexity of the case. Child custody is highly fact specific and should be discussed with counsel in detail about the best way to proceed. Good luck.
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