The @HouseofCommons #Education Committee launches inquiry into support for children and young people with #SEND


The @HouseofCommons #Education Committee launches inquiry into support for children and young people with #SEND It will look at: Assessment of and support for children and young people with SEND The transition from statements of special educational needs and Learning Disability Assessments to Education, Health and Care Plans The level and distribution of funding for … Continue reading The @HouseofCommons #Education Committee launches inquiry into support for children and young people with #SEND

Video Interactive Guidance is being used by @AforChildren EPs for #ADHD #behaviour


Video Interactive Guidance is being used by @AforChildren EPs for #ADHD #behaviour. Several Educational Psychologists are using VIG in Richmond and Kingston Boroughs.  They are also working towards becoming qualified facilitators/ trainers, in order to extend the use of this method further. Trainee EPs also receive the training, which is bringing VIG further to the … Continue reading Video Interactive Guidance is being used by @AforChildren EPs for #ADHD #behaviour

Audio: Understanding #ADHD and Helping Kids Succeed by @FireKath @coolcatteacher


Audio: Understanding #ADHD and Helping Kids Succeed by @FireKath @coolcatteacher Understanding them and helping the parents, teachers, and the students all be on the same team. We all want them to learn. We all want them to succeed. And we want our classrooms to be a better place by understanding ADHD. http://coolcatteacher.blogspot.co.uk/2018/04/understanding-adhd-and-helping-kids.html

16 April: our friends @SenTalk1 offer an OT & Behaviour Talk by @CharlOTPlay #ADHD #ASD


16 April: our friends @SenTalk1 offer an OT & Behaviour Talk by @CharlOTPlay #ADHD #ASD Specialist Peadiatric Occupational Therapist Charlotte O’Reilly Director of OT Play  known for its innovative Karate inspired Occupational Therapy will lead a talk on behaviour. Charlotte will be looking at anxiety, stress factors and strategies to decrease meltdowns in children on the autistic spectrum and children … Continue reading 16 April: our friends @SenTalk1 offer an OT & Behaviour Talk by @CharlOTPlay #ADHD #ASD

FREE online course: Understanding #ADHD #Autism #Asperger’s from @DerbyUniOnline


FREE online course: Understanding #ADHD #Autism #Asperger’s from @DerbyUniOnline In this course you will consider the often fine-lines between autism, Asperger’s and the subtypes of ADHD, as well as explore your own perceptions and assumptions of autism and ADHD along with commonly-held assumptions of classification and assessment. https://www.derby.ac.uk/online/mooc/understanding-autism-aspergers-adhd

. @rb_mind ‏ provides FREE exam stress wellbeing and resilience workshops #ADHD


.  @rb_mind ‏ provides FREE exam stress wellbeing and resilience workshops #ADHD … and assemblies to educate young people and raise awareness of mental health. They are currently taking bookings for the upcoming exam period to deliver evidence based anxiety and stress support to help give young people the tools to manage during this stressful … Continue reading . @rb_mind ‏ provides FREE exam stress wellbeing and resilience workshops #ADHD

#GPs urged to look out for #ADHD symptoms in female patients via @pulsetoday


#GPs urged to look out for #ADHD symptoms in female patients via @pulsetoday The guideline also recommends that GPs should ensure continuity of care for people receiving treatment for ADHD and that their treatment plan is holistic, taking in to account their psychological, behavioural and occupational needs. http://www.pulsetoday.co.uk/clinical/mental-health/gps-urged-to-look-out-for-adhd-symptoms-in-female-patients/20036352.article#.WszrwxQpy0I.twitter

#ADHD Richmond wants to change the 4 letters which describe our children. @BozenaZoric suggests CAN – Concentration Activity Neurodiversity


#ADHD Richmond wants to change the 4 letters which describe our children. @BozenaZoric suggests CAN – Concentration Activity Neurodiversity Dr Zoritch says it underscores the diversity and gives a positive message that people with ADHD CAN do anything with good support. Let’s be rid of the incorrect description of deficit and disorder. We CAN do … Continue reading #ADHD Richmond wants to change the 4 letters which describe our children. @BozenaZoric suggests CAN – Concentration Activity Neurodiversity

Your views sought on new #ADHD drug research by @KingsCollegeLon


Your views sought on new #ADHD drug research by @KingsCollegeLon Can you help our research friends at King’s College London ? They want to know, from parents, what you think about a new planned drugs study. Do you feel it will be useful to know the results of the study; or do you have anything … Continue reading Your views sought on new #ADHD drug research by @KingsCollegeLon