Tag: Special Needs

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 couldĀ 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 childrenĀ it was hard to know what was normal and what was not, and as a first-time mum, you always […]

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 […]