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Old 04-12-09, 01:43 PM
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Question my son has the following difficulties and we are due to have an annual review next we

Hi guys my son has his annual review to review his educational needs for his statement. I wondered if any of u could help me, compile some suggestions to put forward at the meeting for the below difficulties. He has ADHD, Autistic tendencies and a severe to profound hearing inpairement. Below is the way it effects him and fron comments made from school reports, by the way we are in the uk and he is in year 9 and will be 14 in the summer

• Poor concentration
• Inability to reflect
• Carelessness in written work, copying
• Working memory impairment
• Lack of confidence in ability
• Auditory processing impairment
• Handwriting difficulties
• Poor organisational skills
• Spelling difficulties
Day dreaming
Poor listening skills, due to hearing inpairement and concentration and inability to hear always what been said, misses words as not heard due to back ground noise etc
Staying on task, completion of work
Distracting others and being distracted by others
Bullying, being bullied,

• Socially ‘blind’ Difficulty within friendships, awareness of ques, sarcasum etc
• Lack of inhibition
• Over-talkativeness
• Lack of responsiveness
• Insatiability
• Difficulties reading facial expression
• Lack of judgement
• Poor understanding of group
• Lack of awareness of image
Awarness of talking appropriately with different age groups

Thank u guys
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