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What is 'Time Out'?
: Anybody with a learning disability may, at times, display what is known as ‘challenging behaviour’. Challenging behaviour can be summarised as “culturally abornmal…
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Support for Children in Mainstream Education
: As a parent, you may feel that your child, despite their difficulties, may benefit from mainstream education within an all-abilities…
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Social Inclusion and Learning Disabilities
: Historically, people of all ages with learning disabilities have faced poor life chances, largely due to social exclusion. They’ve…
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Quick Guide to Semantic Pragmatic Disorder
: Semantic Pragmatic Disorder, now more commonly known as Pragmatic Language Impairment (PLI) describes an impairment in understanding…
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The Special Educational Needs and Disability Act
: When the government published their Valuing People white paper in 2001, they clearly outlined their desire to protect and…
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How to Define and Categorise Learning Disabilities
: It is estimated that around 1 in 220 children in the UK has some level of learning disability. There are many conditions and…
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Re: The Human Rights Act and Learning Disabilities
i have a 13 yr old son with a learning disability. it can be very challenging looking after him, i gave up…
31 July 2014
Re: Learning Styles for Children with Learning Disabilities
I was enjoying reading the information on your site but I thought I'd better let you know that…
7 June 2014
Re: Down's Syndrome
Thanks for the work and my answers :D
15 May 2014
Re: ADHD & Learning Disabilities
hi i have child 8 year he has asperger sundron he suffer from disabilty reading but he is very good in maths i i want cinter…
16 April 2014
Re: Transport for People with Learning Disabilities
my adult son which lives in easthampton ma he is learning disable but is able to work the problem is he…
14 February 2014
Re: Gaining Life Skills
I have a large spare bedroom in my flat and with 15 years of care experience and NVQ 3 in health and social care I would like to give a home…
17 January 2014
Re: What is Klinefelter's Syndrome?
I was diagnosed in 1993 with Klinefelter Syndrome after a severe car accident involving a drunk driver, but I came out worse…
14 December 2013
Re: Support for Parents of People With A Learning Disability
I don't have a comment, just a question: I am a manager of a residential care home for adults…
2 December 2013
Re: Further Education for People With Learning Disabilities
Hello, Thnak you for the help you can provide to learning disable people. My son Daniel, is…
28 October 2013
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