The outcomes of the BrainChild Programs

The outcomes of the BrainChild programs

The BrainChild Developmental Program has been helping families, autism groups and schools for 15 years. It began its early development in my primary school, here in Cumbria. The stunning outcomes of the early BrainChild program inspired me. The aim was to help the many children with autism diagnoses in my school, but, amazingly,  it’s positive …

The grasping reflex primitive infant reflex

5 Facts about primitive infant reflexes

………. you really need to know. What are they and how are older children affected? 1. They are vital for a baby’s survival. The primitive infant reflexes are fundamental for the period between conception and the first birthday.  They play a major role in the birth process and protecting the baby before and after birth. …

Neuro-developmental disorders and undiagnosed difficulties.

The incidence of neurodevelopmental disorders in children over the past two decades has dramatically increased, with major social and economic impacts. A 2012 government study revealed 1 in 16 of children in the UK have a diagnosed disability. Over half of these are neurodevelopmental (Jones, L, 2012. The Lancet; 380 (9845): 899–907). The trend is …

Aspartame

Question: Would you knowingly give your child a poison to drink on a regular basis? Answer: Of course not. But you may, unknowingly, be doing just that. Some time ago, while shopping, I came across the soft drinks isles. I was interested to find out how many drinks were labelled ……..sugar -free, diet, low calorie, …