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ADHD Awareness Month

ADHD awareness: What is it?

Featured image by Jesper Sehested Pluslexia.com, flickr.com Blog post updated on 25th July 2022.   What is ADHD? Find out during ADHD Awareness Month…   Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterised by excessive activity, issues paying attention and issues with controlling behaviour. For ADHD Awareness Month

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5 famous people who have dyslexia

5 famous people with dyslexia Dyslexia is a form of neurodivergence that can affect a number of things, such as: memory, organisation, reading, spelling. This can lead to dyslexic candidates believing that they are at a disadvantage. However, being dyslexic provides these famous people who have dyslexia with great strengths

Top 10 Dyslexic Hacks - Headphones are good for keeping focus

Top 10 dyslexic hacks

Check out our top 10 dyslexic hacks Living with dyslexia can sometimes feel like the world is out to get you…with our dyslexic hacks – a top ten list of tips, tricks and apps we use every day – hopefully it can help to make your life a whole lot

Mental Health Awareness and Neurodivergence

Neurodiversity and Mental Health

Neurodivergent employees face particular challenges and often experience work-related stress:   In every workplace, there is a level of conformity. Whether that is an expectation for people to follow instructions, or an expectation for people to sit still and concentrate in noisy environments. But in every workforce, there is a

Livescribe 3 - Assistive Technology

Livescribe 3 – review

Quick overview: The LiveScribe Pen is a smart pen that allows you to take written notes, wherever you go, which then appear on your mobile device. It is a potentially great tool for people with dyslexia or dyspraxia, but as with most assistive tech, it has some significant shortcomings when

C-Pen Reader pen being used on an exam paper

C-Pen Reader – review

Quick overview: The Pros – The scanning pen is a useful tool for those who struggle to read but may not be very computer savvy or whose work is more hands on. – It can aid those with dyslexia. – Another plus is the built-in dictionary that can provide definitions.