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by Andrew_S_Hatton
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 2
Views: 214

Re: Hi!

Thanks for the post, I also struggle with addictions.

I suspect mental illness can result from trying to fit in with society despite having a hidden neurological disability and that addictive behaviours may also be behaviours that mask neurological disability..

I am dyspraxic and dyslexic.
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Relationships
Topic: How did you meet your significant other?
Replies: 4
Views: 407

Re: How did you meet your significant other?

Wish you well with that. I went to University when I was 24 & had been married 3years, the course, pre entry social work training, was demanding because one's understandings of human behaviour were severely tested. I was very glad that I had formed a lifetime partnership before I did that training, ...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Relationships
Topic: How did you meet your significant other?
Replies: 4
Views: 407

Re: How did you meet your significant other?

Wish you well with that. I went to University when I was 24 & had been married 3years, the course, pre entry social work training, was demanding because one's understandings of human behaviour were severely tested. I was very glad that I had formed a lifetime partnership before I did that training, ...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Day-to-day living
Topic: "Being floppy and unstable"
Replies: 1
Views: 258

"Being floppy and unstable"

I forget about this characteristic - thus described in a "Checklist of dyspraxic symptoms" in the book "Dyspraxia: Dyspraxic Adults Surviving in a Non-Dyspraxic World" (Kindle Location 173)" I was reminded of it going through the book. I first recognised it - though not the cause - when handholding ...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxia Research Project
Replies: 10
Views: 529

Re: Dyspraxia Research Project

I have been interviewed over the phone. It was very agreeable and I am glad Chris is researching dyspraxia, I hope more folk do likewise.
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hi im new here
Replies: 6
Views: 368

Re: hi im new here

Pleaase respond to the replies those who have had responses here - let us keep things going. I am sorry that we have so few exchanges. I too sometimes find myself writing posts in the early hours of the morning. one of the good things I like about fora like these is that theya re always open. So tha...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Did anyone see the derogatory story about a teacher with Dyspraxia who lost his employment Tribunal
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: Did anyone see the derogatory story about a teacher with Dyspraxia who lost his employment Tribunal

I would not have known about it but for Pete Guest's work in drawing it to attention, I see he has reported it to the media regulator and I am looking forward to discovering the outcome of the referral.
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Happy New Year

Thanks for the greeting, I pretty much stopped posting after I received a warning about something I posted which I did not understand and then later the forum seemed to have been hacked - today I have tried to respond to all the unanswered posts and have resubscribed to several topics after having u...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: DalDyDir opens respite and holiday centre in wales www.accessiblebreakwales.co.uk
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Re: DalDyDir opens respite and holiday centre in wales www.accessiblebreakwales.co.uk

I prefer not to see what seems a pre scripted post here - but am sorry that you did not receive an earlier response
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Day-to-day living
Topic: Amazon Alexa
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Re: Amazon Alexa

Greetings in reply, sorry that you did not have a response - I have not been very active here lately and on this Bank Holiday Monday am going through the unanswered posts and see that they go back a few months. Inow use a smartphone but every newe piece of gadgetry seems to bring extra complications...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Hello

Greetings in reply - I am sorry that you had no replies, if you write again I shall aim to attempt to comment. I discovered I was dyspraxic about twenty years ago and initially suspected it after my daughter had an assessment. I hope things are working out well at work. Being a trades union memeber ...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Open Spaces
Replies: 1
Views: 173

Re: Open Spaces

Thanks for your post. I know something of the world you write about and would like to hear how things are now. thanks for writing in some deatil, I am very sorry that you have not had any responses. In thuis forum it seems as if conversations best develop when one, replies to someone else's posts as...
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: My Introduction
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Re: My Introduction

Thanks for replying, I have not been active in the forum lately, have you got the sort of contact that you were after?

Do you have any queries or observations about your discoveries?

AND WELCOME
by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxia Research Project
Replies: 10
Views: 529

Re: Dyspraxia Research Project

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by Andrew_S_Hatton
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxia Research Project
Replies: 10
Views: 529

Re: Dyspraxia Research Project

I will do it over the telephone - thank you for your interest in our condition.