Tag: diagnosis

Where now? Or what to do when your old career doesn’t seem to fit you any more.

Gathering new skills and experiences wasn't my idea. An understanding of diagnostic pathways, the ability to spot an ASD child at 200 yards, a working knowledge of the Children & Families Act, or when a policy is lawful or simply made up to fox SENCO's & carer givers alike. How to re-appeal a DLA decision, … Continue reading Where now? Or what to do when your old career doesn’t seem to fit you any more.

Reach out for your sanity

I was 39 when I had J. A successful professional. Adept at leading teams and running businesses. My sense of self very much tied up in my work life. It didn't slip away over night that life. It kind of drifted away over several years as the burden of appointments increased and the diagnosis shifted … Continue reading Reach out for your sanity