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ADHD: Attention & Concentration Difficulties

Schools expect a high level of concentration on academic work both at school and at home. What can we do to help children who find it difficult to focus?

Dyslexia: reading, writing & spelling problems

Dyslexia is a common learning difficulty that can cause problems with reading, writing and spelling. Dyslexia does not affect intelligence but it often affects...

Autism, Asperger’s & Social Communication Problems

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a diagnosis given to people who find it very difficult to understand and interact with others. Autism is on a...

Language Disorder & Verbal Communication Problems

Some children have a specific difficulty expressing themselves verbally and understanding what others have said to them in words. This is a problem because parents,...

What happens in a learning assessment for school age children?

If your child is having academic, emotional or behavioural difficulties at school a Learning Assessment (also called a PsychoEducational Assessment or a Neuropsychological Assessment)...