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by Jacqui Beddoes on November 01, 2019
Complementary Therapies...... a treat or necessity?
by Jacqui Beddoes on November 01, 2019
Complementary therapies are generally seen as a treat or luxury, but with increased stress levels in our lives today the need to allow the body to relax and return to a balanced state is more important than ever.... 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 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
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 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 Safespaces on November 01, 2019
Safespaces & Sleep
by Safespaces on November 01, 2019
Prior to the Safespace I would have to settle George which took anything from one to three hours & sometimes failed altogether!... 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
by B Squared on November 01, 2019
Why is profiling a person’s autism useful?
by B Squared on November 01, 2019
Profiling an individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder helps education and care settings to understand how an individual's autisms affects them. This article explains how B Squared's Autism Progress can be used to help support individuals with autism.... Read full article
by Calvert Trust Exmoor on November 01, 2019
Accessible Activity Adventures
by Calvert Trust Exmoor on November 01, 2019
Calvert Trust Exmoor is the South West’s premier outdoor activity destination for people with all types of disabilities, welcoming over 4,000 guests a year, with the philosophy of “At Calvert Trust Exmoor it’s what you CAN do that counts”.... Read full article
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