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The Wall of Awful Literacy

Here is a very simple way to improve literacy for highly creative, imaginative students. I listened to Brandan Mahan (ADHDessentials.com) recently talking about The Wall of Awful – a metaphor to describe how students get stuck and how they can … Continue reading

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Have you heard of Twinkl?

I was delighted to be interviewed by Dylan Morgan, Content Executive at Twinkl recently for his article Living with Dyslexia from those who know best. Several people contributed their lived experiences, that makes for an interesting read here. Enjoy. Twinkl … Continue reading

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Research shows the need to picture words.

Can you picture words? When you spell the word GIRAFFE, how many Rs and how many Fs. If this is simple for you, you are most likely to be good at literacy. Every Dyslexic I have ever met, and there … Continue reading

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New Perspectives on ADHD

ADHD isn’t just about behaviors. Once you understand what is driving the behaviors, you will be able to create a calmer life for you and the whole family. During May there are 3 opportunities when you can join Olive Hickmott, … Continue reading

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Are you Highly Sensitive?

Highly Sensitive People and Neurodiversity Continue reading

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Learn how you can explore your own experiences of mental imagery

What are your experiences of mental images? They can be: In vivid color, black and white, or just cartoons. You may just know what something looks like without a static image. You may think you have no images at all, … Continue reading

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Calming the ADHD family – virtual Event

Keeping calm is such an important aspect of ADHD and it can be so difficult. This event has been running for the last week and all those I have been able to listen to have come up with some really … Continue reading

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A New Paradigm of Education

I happened upon this really interesting book, where Monique Sayers bringing together the views of many experts in the field of education. There are 3 key questions, and the book covers so much more: What does a new way of … Continue reading

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Great video from Patrick’s 20 year anniversary last week.

IT’S TONIGHT! We are celebrating 20 years of Buteyko Clinic International and Patrick himself wants to celebrate it with you on this special live! The Buteyko Clinic results from Patrick McKeown’s commitment to share this work with as many people … Continue reading

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Ready to try a new strategy for Dyslexia

Let’s face it. Struggling to read and spell is a nightmare.  You feel stupid in school and hate the thought of homework and spelling tests that make you feel sick. But, thanks to neuroscience, I discovered how to teach bright, … Continue reading

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