Autism/ASD The History of Autism
history of autism

07 May 2024

The History of Autism

The word autism was first used medically by Swiss psychiatrist Paul Eugen Bleuler in the early 20th Century. However, the meaning of the word has …

ADHD The Impact of Diet and Nutrition on ADHD 
ADHD diet

29 Apr 2024

The Impact of Diet and Nutrition on ADHD 

Earlier this month, fitness guru Joe Wicks came under fire for appearing to claim that ADHD is caused by poor diet. He’s since clarified that he believes …

ADHD The History of ADHD
history of adhd

14 Apr 2024

The History of ADHD

ADHD as we know it has only been recognised as a condition since the 1980s leading to media panic about diagnosis rates at the time, …

Adult Autism Types of Autism Explained

11 Apr 2024

Types of Autism Explained

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is defined by a range of symptoms and degree of needs. All individuals with ASD will share autistic traits, such as …

ADHD Why can’t I focus?

05 Mar 2024

Why can’t I focus?

Having trouble focusing is a common issue that impacts most people from time to time. However, excessive struggles with focus could have an underlying cause. …

ADHD How hyper is normal? ADHD vs High Energy 

24 Feb 2024

How hyper is normal? ADHD vs High Energy 

One of the most common traits in children with ADHD is hyperactivity, but as a parent, it can be difficult to tell if your child …

Adult Autism Eye contact in adults with autism
eye contact in adults

05 Feb 2024

Eye contact in adults with autism

Autism spectrum disorder or ASD is defined by several different traits, such as difficulty in social situations, special interests and sensory processing differences. While autism …

Autism/ASD Are there early signs of Autism in babies?
are there early signs of autism in babies

11 Jan 2024

Are there early signs of Autism in babies?

Yes, some children show signs of autism, even as babies. As a parent, you’ll gain first-hand insight into your child’s development as they build new …

ADHD How to tell your child about their ADHD or autism diagnosis

30 Nov 2023

How to tell your child about their ADHD or autism diagnosis

Telling your child about a diagnosis for autism or ADHD can be challenging for parents, as well as extended family members. Explaining the diagnosis to …

ADHD Non-pharmacological approaches to consider for your child with ADHD

23 Nov 2023

Non-pharmacological approaches to consider for your child with ADHD

Living with ADHD can be challenging for your child as they can find it difficult to concentrate, communicate without thinking or struggle to organise themselves. …

Autism/ASD The overlap between ASD and ADHD difficulties

16 Nov 2023

The overlap between ASD and ADHD difficulties

Autism and ADHD are neurodevelopmental conditions, which are present from birth. People with Autism and ADHD develop differently from neurotypical people, which can impact their …

ADHD The dangers of ADHD misinformation on social media

09 Nov 2023

The dangers of ADHD misinformation on social media

There has been an increase in the number of ADHD diagnoses in recent years. This is partly due to the increased awareness of ADHD in …