If you suspect your child has ADHD or other Neurodiverse conditions, use this quick and easy ADHD symptom checker before getting an official diagnosis.
A Local Offer is a resource each Local Authority provides that informs people about the available support services in their local area.
But there can be challenges. Read more about it in this post.
Discover the process of obtaining an ADHD diagnosis through the NHS and explore your rights under the NHS Right to Choose. Learn about referral wait times, choosing healthcare professionals, accessing medical records, and expressing your preferences for your child’s care.
Sensory Support from Personal Experience, by Mum of a Boy with ASD Our youngest son is 12 years old. He was diagnosed as nonverbal autistic with sensory processing disorder at 2.5 years old.He has a large vocabulary now but can only manage short sentences or 2/3 word communication. His level of understanding varies from age […]
Positive reinforcement is a technique for behavior management that focuses on acknowledging and rewarding desirable behavior in neurodiverse children. To implement positive reinforcement effectively, it’s essential to understand your child’s unique strengths, provide feedback, use rewards, and encourage self-reflection. Read more from the following blog post.
After getting an ASD official diagnosis for your child, it’s best to make an ASD assessment to help you better support your child.
ASD Behaviour Trait Checker If you suspect that your child has ASD, or if you have concerns that your child may be Neurodivergent but you are unsure of the condition, here is a simple ASD behaviour trait checker to begin with. If your child’s age is below three years, kindly refer to this symptom list, […]
This blog post discusses various therapies for managing behaviors and symptoms in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
What is an EHCP (Education, Health and Care Plan)? What is an EHCP? An EHCP is a document used by local authorities in the UK to plan for the educational, health and social needs of a child or young person with special educational needs (SEN). The document outlines the support the child will receive, including […]
How Can I Support My Child While I Wait for an ASD Diagnosis? This is key information! You do not need to have an ASD diagnosis to request support from your local authority. Do not wait for a diagnosis to start to advocate for the support you need. If you believe your child has ASD […]