Team Around The Child Meetings

The first ‘Team Around the Child’ meeting we had was after my son’s autism diagnosis when he was 2 and a half years old.  I didn’t really know what to expect from the meeting, I…

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Autism Therapies for young children at home

Autism Therapies for young children at home

When my son was diagnosed as autistic at 2 years old I was totally lost. I didn’t have a good understanding of what autism … View Post
Suzie Books by Charlotte Olson

Suzie Books by Charlotte Olson

World Book Day 2019 Author Feature: Suzie Books are a series of children’s stories to help children cope with new situations.  My non-verbal autistic … View Post
Pancakes step by step

Pancakes step by step

Pancake Day – Tuesday 5th March 2019 I love pancakes and I also love cooking with the kids, so pancake day is something I look forward … View Post
Learn to Count

Learn to Count

Like most parents I want to support my kids and help them to learn.  We all want to do our best to make … View Post
School Transition

School Transition

The transition to school is one of the first big events in a child’s life. It is equally terrifying as it is exciting … View Post
One Page Profile

One Page Profile

What is a One Page Profile & who needs one? A one page profile is a summary of what is important to a person … View Post
PECS Phase 3 – Picture Discrimination

PECS Phase 3 – Picture Discrimination

The Picture Exchange Communication System® / PECS® is how we communicate with my non-verbal son. He started using PECS when he was 2 years old, … View Post
Creating Visual Aids with DesignCap

Creating Visual Aids with DesignCap

I was never very good at art and I probably avoided it as I grew up with a house full of artists!   … View Post
The Sensory Side of Autism

The Sensory Side of Autism

I have put off writing this post for some time.  The main reason is that I still haven’t completely got my head … View Post