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by Ditsy
Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Work
Topic: Being 'redeployed'
Replies: 2
Views: 1297

Re: Being 'redeployed'

Hi Pendragon, this is something i find incredibly frustratingas well, I also just take jobs that are a fit for me not what i would love to do. things will be going well and then comes the changes, restructuring what ever you want to call it. I have currently had to reapply for my job and it is not t...
by Ditsy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Work
Topic: Dispraxic people working retail?
Replies: 7
Views: 2612

Re: Dispraxic people working retail?

HI That must have been a really hard on your confidence. If you really want to work in retail maybe someone could give you some coaching on some strategies to help in the workplace. Sometimes starting in a very small retail shop can help, as smaller space to navigate and not as many staff to get use...
by Ditsy
Thu Apr 27, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: HI I am Jacob
Replies: 2
Views: 1576

Re: HI I am Jacob

Welcome Jacob,

lovely that you found us!


Best
Ditsy
by Ditsy
Thu Apr 27, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: My depressing story...
Replies: 12
Views: 1999

Re: My depressing story...

can so sympathize. I always wanted to play the piano had some free lessons couldn't get it ,I cannot touch type not for want of trying!.
by Ditsy
Wed Oct 12, 2016 9:53 am
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: Think I might be dyspraxic but not sure who to talk to or where to go from here?
Replies: 3
Views: 1878

Re: Think I might be dyspraxic but not sure who to talk to or where to go from here?

Hi Confused human, I am glad you have reached out here it is hard to do that sometimes. I think you are very brave at a young age to reach out and seek answers, anxiety is very hard to deal with . I have battled with it my whole life and I believe the Dyspraxia to be a big contributing factor. I do ...
by Ditsy
Wed Oct 12, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: Studying
Topic: Masters in Tax
Replies: 5
Views: 2151

Re: Masters in Tax

Congratulations what an achievement!
by Ditsy
Wed Oct 12, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Just wondering...
Replies: 8
Views: 989

Re: Just wondering...

I totally relate to what you are saying animal lover about directing people to your own house.I am capable of getting lost in a building even, but places like the hospital or an airport are a nightmare and can cause me to break out in a sweat, even if someone tells me and points in the right directi...
by Ditsy
Fri Oct 07, 2016 10:43 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Anyone else have low muscle tone and bad back pain?
Replies: 8
Views: 2198

Re: Anyone else have low muscle tone and bad back pain?

Definately have back pain and low muscle tone, did yoga for a bit but then went to walking which seems to be good for me as less likelihood of my clumsiness giving me a severe injury all though I have tripped on the pavement a few times. I currently have a heat pad on my back as a bit sore, I did wa...
by Ditsy
Mon Oct 03, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: Day-to-day living
Topic: Phobias/Fears
Replies: 12
Views: 3204

Re: Phobias/Fears

Hello one clumsy dragon, I can really relate to your phobia of sharp knives I used to break out in a sweat at the sight of one as a child and I honestly think it was because my coordination was so bad there was a possibility I could slice something of myself like a finger, I have got over that now h...
by Ditsy
Mon Oct 03, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello Fellow Dyspraxians!
Replies: 3
Views: 1058

Re: Hello Fellow Dyspraxians!

Hello and welcome, I also have what I like to call the double whammy dyslexia and dyspraxia and found this out after not completing tertiary study twice I had been asked by an employer previously if I was dyslexic and a careers councilor also after failing in many areas, I wanted to find out what wa...
by Ditsy
Mon Oct 03, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Just wondering...
Replies: 8
Views: 989

Re: Just wondering...

Hello, I never got my diagnosis as a child although my parents knew there were major problems with my coordination etc and felt something was very wrong however they did not allow this to stop them expecting the same out of me as my siblings. So although I cannot imagine what it must be like to find...
by Ditsy
Thu Sep 08, 2016 5:32 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone.
Replies: 4
Views: 1183

Re: Hello everyone.

Hello and Welcome, There is lots of info to be found in the posts on here, and everyone has their own journey some of us have only discovered we have dyspraxia as adults and for some it was earlier as children and in the teenage years. I also have a daughter with dyslexia and dyspraxia and it was he...
by Ditsy
Tue Aug 02, 2016 12:09 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New here
Replies: 3
Views: 1313

Re: New here

Hello and welcome,

I am sure you will find some information on here that is helpful to you, please feel free to ask any questions.


Best Ditsy :)
by Ditsy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Am I?
Replies: 5
Views: 784

Re: Am I?

Hello,


when I read your post I could so relate to it , as Tom said some typical Dyspraxic traits!


Best Ditsy
by Ditsy
Thu Jul 07, 2016 6:14 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Brain Balance Centers
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: Brain Balance Centers

Welcome Elena,

I have not heard of this, but hopefully someone may have and can share their thoughts on this.


Best Ditsy