Recommended People & Resources
Andy McDonnell - Studio III
Webinars and training about the Low Arousal approach - an essential alternative to punitive and restrictive practices.
Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families
Resources for schools and parents on supporting mental health.
Beacon House Therapeutic Services & Trauma Team
Free resources on developmental trauma, attachment and mental health.
Bruce Perry - Child Trauma Academy
Articles, resources and a YouTube playlist on trauma-informed perspectives and practice.
Bryony Shannon - Rewriting Social Care
A blog which reflects on and reframes the language found in the social care system.
A video explaining blocked care, blocked trust and the attitude of PACE within the DDP approach.
Ed Psy UK
A community for Educational Psychologists to write blogs, attend events, join interest groups, and advertise jobs.
Educational Psychology Reach Out
A shared space for Educational Psychologists to learn about and discuss a range of topics.
Elly Chapple - Can Do Ella
An inspirational blog and YouTube video about flipping the narrative.
Elaine McGreevy and Emily Price - Divergent Perspectives
Learn about and access training on the Neurodiversity Paradigm.
Eliza Fricker - Missing the Mark
Brilliant illustrations by Eliza Fricker which reflect the lived experiences of families who struggle at school.
Emily Price - Autistic SLT
Learn about flawed theories, ableist myths and neurodivergent-affirming practice with autistic young people.
Gareth D Morewood - Research, Training & Consultancy
Articles, videos and free resources on special educational needs and inclusion.
Karen Treisman - Safe Hands Thinking Minds
Creative resources, books, toys and podcasts on trauma-informed care.
Lisa Cherry - Trauma, Resonance and Resilience.
A leading trainer and consultant on trauma.
Lynn McCann – ReachOutASC
A wide range of resources and insightful blog posts on issues related to Autism.
Insightful webinars and blogs about alternative perspectives on education.
Not Fine In School
Raising awareness of school attendance barriers.
Practical training, presentations and videos about mental health, wellbeing, autism, and many other topics.
An online community for autistic gamers and a padlet filled with neurodivergent-affirming resources.
Videos about the biology of connection and the impact of adverse childhood experiences.
Team Square Peg
Understanding the challenges faced by families subjected to a one-size-fits-all education system.
An Educational Psychologist offering many videos about supporting SEND, wellbeing, and mental health.