Dyspraxia

Assessments, Waiting Lists & No Services

Assessments, Waiting Lists & No Services

This is the first post I have done in months, things have been fairly busy. I probably could have been blogging about all the goings on whilst it was all happening but to be honest it is hard to find the time and energy these days. […]

Accidents Will Happen

Accidents Will Happen

Last Wednesday I went to pick Jack up from school as usual and before he even came out the vice-principal caught me and asked if I had time for a chat. So of course l was caught a little off-guard by this? Next thing Jack […]

A Forgetful Week

A Forgetful Week

Forgetfulness is a part of dyspraxia and Jack has always been a little forgetful, but this week he has been more so than usual, and its really starting to get to him. On Monday when Jack came home from school he had his usual homework […]

Jack’s First Signs of Dyspraxia

Jack’s First Signs of Dyspraxia

Before Jack started school, there were a few things that concerned me, as Jack was my first baby and not having been around any other young children it was hard to know what was normal and what was not, and as a first-time mum, you always […]

DCD or Dyspraxia?

DCD or Dyspraxia?

This had me baffled in the beginning!Is it DCD (Developmental Coordination Disorder) or Dyspraxia? Are they the same thing or are they different? Is it DCD (Developmental Coordination Disorder) or Dyspraxia? Are they the same thing? What is the difference? Developmental Coordination Disorder is often […]

What is Dyspraxia?

What is Dyspraxia?

What is dyspraxia? This is a question I get asked quite a lot and sometimes I find it hard to explain to people because it is quite a complex condition, and whilst it is mainly a motor coordination disorder, there is also much more to it […]

Understanding Dyspraxia

Understanding Dyspraxia

  In July 2015, my son, Jack was provisionally diagnosed with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD), which is also known as dyspraxia. At that time, like many other people I had never heard of dyspraxia before and since then I have been trying to find out […]