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An independent special school for children aged between 3½ years and 19 years of age.
We use a range of techniques, underpinned by the evidence-based principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA), to teach skills that are underdeveloped. Target areas include communication, play skills, social skills, adaptive living skills and school skills.
Provides information, education, resources, advocacy and services for those working with adults with learning disabilities. Their service is for those who have an active interest in promoting equality of opportunity and social inclusion for people with learning disabilities.
Welcomes pupils from a wide geographical area and support a comprehensive range of Special Educational Needs. The range of needs includes moderate, severe and profound learning difficulties and pupils with autistic spectrum disorders.
MouseTrial is a fun game designed for kids with autistic spectrum disorders. It’s based on the method of discrete trial therapy which is used in most ABA programs.
A charitable organisation that exists to promote excellence in services for children and young people who have social, emotional and behavioural difficulties.
SEN Assist is a range of highly motivating ICT learning tools for students with Special Educational Needs, allowing an individual education to be a realistic expectation. Developed by special needs teachers for teachers.
Educational toys and games for children with special needs.
A national charity promoting opportunities for young people and adults with any kind of impairment in post-16 education, training and employment.
ESPA Research is committed to continuing the research carried out by the Autism Research Unit into autism spectrum and related conditions for public benefit.