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The Index for Children and Young People with Disabilities or Additional Needs

by The Index on

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

Aspie and Me

by Laurence Mitchell on

This book is for readers to like to explore alternative ways of thinking and complex psychological thrillers & if you want to understand what is it like to live with: Asperger’s Syndrome Attention Deficit Hyperactivity & Obsessive Compulsive Disorder... Read full article

ASDinfoWales - Integrated Autism Service

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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

AspergerWorld : My Fairy Jam Jar

by Joely Comler on

A new Book by Award Winning Disabled Autism Activist: One Woman, One Wish, One Inspiring Story… Be Enchanted by Personal and Professional Insights into AspergerWorld. ... Read full article

PECS – the Picture Exchange Communication System

by Chris Wade on

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

Joint Attention and Autism Explained

by Chris Wade on

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

NICE Guidelines and Diagnosing Autism – What You Should Know

by Chris Wade on

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