Autism Training for Professionals

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“Once you have met one person with autism, you have met one person with autism” This is a quote we are all familiar with, and helps us to understand that each autistic child and young person is unique. Auspicious is a company that recognises this individuality, and our training enables professionals to understand autistic differences […]

Ben

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Ben’s Story Ben is a 5 year old boy who experiences significant sleep difficulties. Exhausted from getting very little sleep, Ben’s mum sought advice from a professional, Sue within a local support service. Sue had many years supporting young children in the generic service and so provided mum with the sleep hygiene advice she had […]

What is Autism?

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What is Autism? Autism is a neurodevelopmental difference. This means that autistic children process information in a different way to non-autistic children. Estimates tell us that between 1 and 2 children out of every 100 are autistic, and the number of children diagnosed with autism increases every year. Every child is different, every autistic child […]

Autism Assessment

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Autism Assessment – What To Expect In this brief article, we overview what to expect from the autism assessment process.   There are no rules governing the way in which diagnostic assessments for autism are undertaken, but there are best practice guidelines. You can find them here Assessment by Statutory Services All areas in the […]

Second Week of School

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Is Your Child Struggling This Week? If you have breathed a sigh of relief over the weekend, only to be confronted with issues this week, read on. You may have been expecting difficulties last week, but found the first week back went more smoothly than you imagined. This weeks change may have come as a […]