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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 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 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 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 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 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