I get it. I'm there with you. We're in the same boat. It honestly happens to the best of us. Well, all of us really.
But I'm here to tell you that it CAN happen! It is possible to carve out 10-15 minutes a week to meet with your students' general education teacher(s) and it is possible to make it work.
The best teams complement one another and that's what you need to be for one another in and out of the classroom. Work together and share the workload. You'll be a better team for it.
What tips do you have for creating a positive collaborative teaching experience?