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by james92
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Advice - Dyspraxic son
Replies: 7
Views: 311

Re: Advice - Dyspraxic son

Hello, I was diagnosed at 11 and was given the word dyspraxia and that I was dyspraxic, although I didn’t understand the true meaning of the word until my late teens it was helpful that the school was aware of the condition so we’re supportive. It was something that I also discussed with my peers at...
by james92
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Rather odd issue with intimacy
Replies: 5
Views: 1359

Re: Rather odd issue with intimacy

I find it overwhelming, there’s so much going on and sometimes in a split second i’ll Start thinking about dinner or the shopping by which point for me I’ve completely lost interest in what I was doing. I put it down to short concentration spand and that I can lose interest in things quickly
by james92
Sun Dec 02, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Work
Topic: Driving For A Living
Replies: 7
Views: 932

Re: Driving For A Living

I worked in hospitality and ran my own pub so completely understand how difficult it can be to start small talk. I normally ask people how they are, move onto the weather and then the local area. Best thing to remember is 9 out of 10 people dislike small talk. Hopefully after you have had some pract...
by james92
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Flying for the first time
Replies: 3
Views: 646

Re: Flying for the first time

Hi Tom,

Many thanks for that, you have made some good suggestions so will ensure these are added to my to do list :)
by james92
Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Flying for the first time
Replies: 3
Views: 646

Flying for the first time

Hi everyone, I’m going to Chicago in a few weeks time and wondered if anyone had any advice for airports. My partner and I are flying from Heathrow to Vienna then onto O’Hare international, 13 hours and 3 airports to navigate - going to be interesting for my first flight!! I’ve seen the sunflower la...
by james92
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Re: Hello

Thank you Andrew
by james92
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Work
Topic: Job in Tesco
Replies: 4
Views: 428

Re: Job in Tesco

I would say go for it and be honest and open with all employers.

All interviews are great practice even if your not successful, but all employers should be accommodating as much as possible. I would be very surprised if a supermarket wasn’t supportive :)
by james92
Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Hello

Hello, I’m James and was diagnosed with Dsypraxia at the age of 11. I felt like I had been given a label with no explanation of what Dyspraxia worse. To make matters worse (as I believed at the time) I also came out as gay which as you can imagine gave people another reason to hate me. So as you can...