My Name is Connie00
I am one off the community Champion’s here at Scope. it’s
really nice to meet you.
A very warm welcome to the Community. I trust you are having a good day
today, thank you very much for your introduction, Both girls having The Autistic Spectrum Disorder must be very challenging for you.
But we have come a long way with understanding the condition now and much more help is available for help. we have a fair few Members whom are supporting children and adults alike with the same condition. I will send this link which might help you meet other people that you can throw things around with,
Here at scope we welcome people from all walks of life, please feel free
to have a look around our online community, and join in, we welcome new blood
and would welcome your opinion.
if we can be of any assistance to you please don’t hesitate to contact
Scope community team
There is no stand-alone test for cerebral palsy, diagnosis is more of a process that looks at evidence from different sources (such as medical history, general tests, scans and observation). The average age of diagnosis is 18 months but sometimes much later, especially if the person is only very mildly affected or has other health issues that are complicating matters.
The oldest person I have spoken to with a recent diagnosis was 68. I can understand that this has come as a shock to you and your family but I'm here if you need to talk