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by chriswtsltd on May 13, 2020
by chriswtsltd on May 13, 2020
This article offers information about speech and language difficulties in children and advice on speech and language therapy.... Read full article
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
PECS – the Picture Exchange Communication System
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
PECS, or the Picture Exchange Communication System, is a low-tech aided method of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) that involves the use of cards with pictures. Children who are unable to talk or write can learn to communicate...... Read full article
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
Joint Attention and Autism Explained
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
When two people are both focused on the same thing, it is known as joint attention. It doesn’t matter what they’re focused on (it could be a person, an object, an event, even a concept) just that they’re sharing a common focus...... Read full article
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
NICE Guidelines and Diagnosing Autism – What You Should Know
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
At London Speech Therapy, we think it’s best to avoid confusing terminology. That’s why we use plain English and offer simple explanations of some of the more confusing jargon that gets thrown around when you start to interact...... Read full article
by Joely Colmer on November 01, 2019
Insights Into AspergerWorld by a multi World Award Winning Autistic Autism Activist
by Joely Colmer on November 01, 2019
My name is Joely Colmer, I was diagnosed at 2 ASC & I'm an awarded Autism Activist & Author of 'AspergerWorld'. I used to struggle with Autism; volunteering empowered me to change my life. This is my story-mental health, executive function & my gift.... Read full article
by Frances Rees on November 01, 2019
ASDinfoWales - Integrated Autism Service
by Frances Rees on November 01, 2019
The National ASD Development Team, hosted by the Welsh Local Government Association in partnership with Public Health Wales, are supporting and coordinating the development of a new Integrated Autism Service (IAS) in Wales.... Read full article
by The Index on November 01, 2019
The Index for Children and Young People with Disabilities or Additional Needs
by The Index on November 01, 2019
The Index is Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan’s voluntary register of children and young people with disabilities or additional needs.... Read full article
by Lauren Frost on November 01, 2019
Using cognitive aids to help people increase their independence while reducing anxiety around time
by Lauren Frost on November 01, 2019
At Abilia we are using our Cognition Aids to assist people with understanding Time and structure. We know that by helping someone see their day clearly planned out it can reduce anxiety and enable someone to live a more independent life. ... Read full article