Simple calming strategies for disabled children

calming strategies

Calming strategies are an important tool for any parent. Emotional regulation can be hard, so our Occupational Therapist, Manny, has put together five simple strategies for soothing disabled children. Listen to calming music This can be anything from nursery rhymes to white noise. Try different sounds and music and observe your child’s response. You can […]

What is autism? Signs and assessments explained

What is autism

If your child has been referred for an autism assessment, or you know someone who has, you may find yourself asking “what is autism?” There are lots of myths and misconceptions out there, so we’ve put together this blog post to answer some of your questions. Question: What are the signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder? […]

Autism assessments in Staffordshire – Caudwell Children

Image shows the Caudwell International Children's Centre - the headquarters of disability charity Caudwell Children.

The Caudwell Children Autism Service provides Autism Spectrum Disorder assessment and diagnosis at our purpose-built centre in Staffordshire. We accept referrals from any health, education or social care professional who know the child and family well. Our autism service is regulated by the Care Quality Commission, currently rated as Good. During the COVID-19 restrictions Caudwell […]