Desperation // A Call To The Paediatrician

This post follows on from Cameron’s TAC Meeting The events that went on in the TAC meeting had been haunting me all weekend. We were told that the Autism diagnosis would be dropped, but we were told that the last two times. What made this time any different? It suddenly occurred to me that Cameron’s Paediatrician had been receiving all the reports from the Speech Therapist. These were the reports that were full of inaccurate information, claiming that Cameron was indeed Autistic. The Paediatrician had not heard things from our perspective. After leaving the Paediatrician a message to try to… View Post

Cameron’s Tac Meeting // 24.05.2013

Today was Cameron’s 2nd Tac Meeting. This follows on from the Home Visit we had from the Speech Therapist. You can read what happened at the 1st Tac Meeting here We didn’t go to see her in for an understanding of Language Assessment a few weeks ago because Cameron had Gastroenteritis. Meeting started off well, talking about Cameron’s strengths and what he had improved on. Then it got round to the Speech Therapists turn. She brought out her little document that she had recorded the 45 minute assessment on and claimed that Cameron was indeed on the Autism spectrum  having scored… View Post

The Cameron Diaries // 19.05.2013

This is the latest installment of The Cameron Diaries. You can read the last installment here: Today Cameron you were very demanding, you wanted my attention all day. It has been a hard day trying to juggle everything. Making Biscuits This morning we made biscuits. This was part of your ‘Bubble Time’ pack from nursery. Bubble Time is where we get activities sent home to us to all do as a family in order to help you develop. This week we were given biscuit cutters and were asked to make sandwiches and then use the biscuit cutters to cut shapes… View Post

The Cameron Diaries // 17.05.13

The Cameron Diaries This is the latest installment of The Cameron Diaries. You can read the last installment of The Cameron Diaries here Today Cameron you woke up in a very grumpy mood. I think your body is still adjusting to not having milk at night. Your bad mood continued until we left for nursery and I have to say I was quite glad you were going. On the way to nursery you were getting upset and motioning to be that your feet were hurting. I knew exactly why. It was your toenails. They are getting long now, but you… View Post

The Cameron Diaries // 14.05.2013

The Cameron Diaries This is the latest installment in The Cameron Diaries. You can read the last installment of The Cameron Diaries Here: Today Cameron, you have been a royal pain in the bum. Whilst I understand that you are ill again from a cold and a cough, that is not an excuse to be naughty. The day started off well, we had a lot of fun. We have played with your Peppa Pig playset. You enjoyed role playing, pretending you were George Pig and I was Mummy Pig. I would tell George to to back to bed, you would… View Post