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Our Therapy Remit

Live & Love it, supports children and young people.

We can support if a child is having difficulty in any of the following areas, A child does not require a diagnosis to access the services offered by Live & Love it.

We support many children who are school-refusers or who are homeschooled either by choice or due to difficulty identifying an appropriate school provision.

  • Self-Regulation
  • Self Esteem
  • Dressing; putting clothes on, zips, buttons, shoelaces
  • Brushing teeth
  • Using cutlery
  • Participating in family mealtimes
  • Eating a range of age-appropriate foods
  • Toileting
  • Opening packages in a lunch box
  • Bathing / showering
  • Hair brushing / hair washing
  • Nail cutting
Productivity (School skills)
  • Handwriting (pencil grip, letter formation, sizing and spacing etc.)
  • Scissors skills
  • Reading (e.g. trouble keeping their place on the page, missing lines or fatigue)
  • Attention and concentration
  • Sitting correctly on a chair in class
  • Participating in PE lessons
  • Organising resources on their desk or in their bag
Play and Leisure
  • Using playground equipment; slides, swings, climbing frames, monkey bars and roundabouts
  • Ball skills; throwing, catching and football
  • Socialising appropriately with peers
  • Participating age-appropriately in extra-curricular activities; gymnastics, dance, judo, swimming, cubs, brownies, science, choir, animation and story-telling etc.
  • Accessing the community
  • Amusing themselves in play without adult support
  • Activating cause and effect toys
  • Willingness to engage in messy play

The Live & Love it team have experience working with children and young people with:

  • Autistic Children
  • Developmental Coordination Disorder
  • Dyspraxia
  • Sensory processing difficulties
  • Down Syndrome
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Specific learning disabilities
  • Early Developmental Trauma
  • Hypermobility
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
  • Global Developmental Delay
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Genetic Disorders

  • 22q11.2 deletion/duplication syndrome
  • PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome
  • Chromosome 8p disorders
  • Lesch Nyhan syndrome