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by ALADDIN
Fri Mar 12, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: A person starting at university needs a dyspraxia diagnosis
Replies: 1
Views: 385

A person starting at university needs a dyspraxia diagnosis

A person has just had a dyslexia diagnosis,
also has diagnoses of ADHD and ASD traits.
Can a person starting at university get a free diagnosis of dyspraxia ?
by ALADDIN
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: Work
Topic: Self employment
Replies: 2
Views: 792

Re: Self employment

Time planning and forward management are symptoms of ADHD as well as dyspraxia.
by ALADDIN
Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Work
Topic: Self employment
Replies: 2
Views: 792

Self employment

Anyone with dyspraxia is self - employment,
especially people who also have ADHD with their dyspraxia.
by ALADDIN
Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Empathy & Reading Faces
Replies: 6
Views: 1935

Re: Empathy & Reading Faces

Hi I have read that Dyspraxics can be highly empathetic, this is true for me, so much so my career has been in mental health as a counsellor. I have wondered that in a one to one situation with no distractions it might be easier but though I seem to pick up on people's emotions very easily I can of...
by ALADDIN
Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: processing speed out if sync with a high IQ
Replies: 1
Views: 291

processing speed out if sync with a high IQ

I have heard that the brain , works faster than the body for dyspraxics, as a result people may act impulsively .

Is the cause having processing speed out of sync with a high IQ ?
by ALADDIN
Sun Feb 07, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Re: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child

I wish I had been formally diagnosed with dyspraxia and ADHD. I passed my driving test after 10 attempts in a manual car . I have bad handwriting. I would have had someone to take the notes on lectures and extra time in exams. In school, I was bad at drawing .Having undiagnosed ADHD has caused me pr...
by ALADDIN
Fri Feb 05, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Re: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child

It depends on a variety of factors including when and where you were educated. What awareness and interest the school/your teachers had and to a degree how involved your parents were in working with your teachers. Once you leave full time education the support /regimen is no longer there. I'm presu...
by ALADDIN
Fri Feb 05, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Re: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child

I was studious despite my ADHD. I got a degree undiagnosed with dyspraxia, ADHD and aspergers traits. I had problems with handwriting, revising for exams, emotional issues , I did not have a focused mind. I did not know how to tackle the “system”. See, https://youtu.be/k-yM-7wqMAI This girl started ...
by ALADDIN
Thu Feb 04, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Support for people who were diagnosed with dyspraxia as a child

I have dyspraxia , ADHD and aspergers traits. I am aged 42. I received a diagnosed of dyspraxia aged 33. Aged 23, I received speech therapy, after speech therapy I was told I may I have dyspraxia. I thought dyspraxia was just being clumsy , I learned about adult dyspraxia , I learned it was much mor...
by ALADDIN
Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: communication on zoom
Replies: 2
Views: 457

communication on zoom

I have dyspraxia, ADHD and aspergers traits.


I find it zoom hard to use.

I struggle with processing speed.

My perceptual organisation is below average.

Does anyone else find communication on zoom at times difficult ?
by ALADDIN
Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxics are creative people
Replies: 2
Views: 1046

Dyspraxics are creative people

Dyspraxic like other neurodiverse people are creative . This should be highlighted. I only learned this feature, once I had received a diagnosis of ADHD !
by ALADDIN
Thu Nov 12, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxia foundation support
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Dyspraxia foundation support

It is good but it is best suited to someone who has as aspergers traits not Asperger’s syndrome or ADHD !
by ALADDIN
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Dyspraxia foundation support
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Dyspraxia foundation support

I meant the employment workshops are not suitable for someone with ADHD or Asperger’s syndrome okay for aspergers traits !
by ALADDIN
Thu Sep 03, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: % of adults dyspraxics who have a diagnosis of dyspraxia
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Re: % of adults dyspraxics who have a diagnosis of dyspraxia

I mean out of all the people who have dyspraxia, what percentage have a diagnosis as an adult.