fine motor activities

gross motor activities

speech and language

When will they walk?

Will they walk?

When will they walk? When will they talk… Two of the biggest questions new parents ask themselves. But when you have a child with a diagnosis the questions are tinged with fear and unease. It is a question I asked myself a lot. To the point of desperation and anxiety. I was compelled to write…

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I didn’t want her to go to a Special School

I Didn't want her to go to a special school-

One of the most daunting prospects after getting Gs diagnosis was that she may have to go to a special school. I can recall my determination that she would go to a ‘normal’ school. She would beat the odds and her diagnosis and be a ‘normal’ child. I furiously chased physiotherapy appointments and became obsessed…

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Special Needs and Mental Health in Crisis

Special Needs and Mental Health in Crisis caringinthechaos.co.uk

Up to 40% of those with a learning disability suffer from Mental Health problems. So why are we not talking more about Mental Health and learning disabilities? Pin it.  Bookmark it.  Save it. Mental health is a lot less of a taboo now, with many well-known personalities such as Demi Lavato, Ryan Reynolds and Katie…

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