When Your Child Suffers with Hallucinations!
****Warning****explicit account of what this was like**** I have deliberated a great deal over deciding whether or not to share our very personal experience with ‘hallucinations’ and not a decision I have taken lightly. For… View Post

Why, for us, there is No Magic Wand!
When I first thought about writing a blog and setting up my own website, one important thing for me was, what to name it? I brain stormed several ideas including “living with childhood mental health”… View Post

The Impact of Special Educational Needs & Disabilities, Violent & Challenging Behaviour (SEND VCB)
Following on from my ‘SEND VCB: What is looks like for us‘ I thought it would be useful to talk a little bit about the actual impact of SEND VCB. SEND VCB not only affects… View Post

SEND VCB: What this looks like for us
If you haven’t come across or heard of SEND VCB before, it’s an acronym for ‘Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, Violent and Challenging Behaviour’. There are sadly many families with children who have a neurodevelopmental… View Post

Surviving Birthdays!
So we are less than a week away from her 11th birthday however my daughter has, in the usual manner, been in full planning mode for several weeks already! Any ‘special occasion’ is met with… View Post