He enjoyed coming, liked the time and the attention and interaction plus the hands-on nature. Going back to tactile relationships is quite nice for him.
Immediately following his participation in a Brainchild group, mum reports: Joan Hunt, the autism specialist, saw him after one year. Her comment was: “What a difference”!
When we first started doing the exercises within the first week I had four nights of unbroken sleep. Which has never happend in 11 years. This bit has slid a little and she has started waking again. But she isnt as anxious when she does wake and will sometimes go back down with out any bother.
‘Our relationship was not in a good place……… now the whole family is much happier. The changes in C have made a big difference to us all. C smiles a lot more now…and I smile a lot more’ – Mum Viv Hailwood begins this story………. ‘When C (aged 12) arrived for the initial assessment she refused […]
‘I am much happier about his long-term future‘ – Mum This boy was aged 15 years when he started the Brainchild group program and although he was achieving well in school, particularly science, he had some key issues that his Mum felt would hold him back. These were: Social isolation, inappropriate behaviour, high anxiety levels, […]
I just wish it was available to every child. Amy wrote this about her son, J, who has a diagnosis of Asperger’s syndrome. He later took part in a grant funded BrainChild Programme, aged 6 years. Background ‘J’ attended Nursery part-time from 7 months old. When ‘J’ was just over 2 years the carers pointed […]
Marvelous! An e-mail from a group member. This 9 year old child has a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome and a profound statement of Special Needs for his educational and behavioural problems. He found most aspects of school difficult, including refusal to write and earlier this year, was excluded for injury to a teacher.Hi VivL has […]