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We are a national organisation of neurodiverse or neurodivergent people. Become a member and access services, support and networks. 

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Our members are autistic, dyslexic, dyscalculic, dysgraphic, Tourettic, dyspraxic, ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) plus friends, family and allies.

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Featured : Right to Choice

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People still being denied “Right to choose” their service provider for diagnostic assessments

At S4Nd, we’re currently working hard on our ongoing campaign to raise awareness of how “Patient Choice” is still not being applied to Neurodevelopmental diagnostic assessments. Here’s our latest press release, which went out to a selection of national and regional media. We’re also sharing it on social media as it contains links to our newly published guide for individuals to use if they encounter similar problems. Here’s the release in full:

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Right to Choice

Right to choice in mental health – Neurodevelopmental Conditions. This is S4Nds guide to Patient Choice regulations – based upon the Patient Choice chapter in NHS Law and Practice written by David Lock QC and Hannah Gibbs.

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Non-violent Communication

What is Non-violent Communication (NVC)? NVC also known as Compassionate Communication, fosters compassion and understanding in our interactions with family, friends, workmates and ourselves. Based on the work of Marshall...

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Creative

We run a number of creative activities that offer opportunities to connect with like-minded people. All the activities are designed and planned by members. To access our creative activities, become...

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Peer support

Peer support is emotional support, frequently coupled with practical and informational support. Emotional support refers to the things that people do to make us feel cared for. Find out more.

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News & Information

Empowering, connecting & campaigning We are a national organisation of neurodiverse or neurodivergent people. Become a member and access services, support and networks.  Join us…

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Website Accessibility

It was always our intention that S4Nd would be “virtual”. For many neurodivergent people, the idea of having to go somewhere can sometimes be a step too far. Being virtual...

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Community Area

When you become a member of the Society for Neurodiversity, you gain access to the Community area of our website – a safe, private space where you can share interests,...

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Mindful movement

What is Mindful Movement? Put simply, it refers to engaging in different exercises while placing all of your attention (or as much as you can) on the movements of your...

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Moots

S4Nd moots are regular group catch-ups for neurodiverse people to socialise, share information and get to know one another. The moots are a way to connect with like-minded individuals in...

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Blog

Our society blog includes posts from anyone involved in S4Nd. Topics range from personal experiences of reasonable adjustment at work to insider views of special areas of interest such as...

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Therapeutic

We run a range of therapeutic activities that offer opportunities to connect with like-minded people. All the activities are designed and planned by members. To access our activities, become a...

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Social

We provide a range of members’ services including events and activities, to access become a member or log in. We also design and deliver services for other organisations, to find...

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News

Get information about the latest S4Nd activity plus neurodiversity related links, developments and news stories.

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Help us achieve a world without barriers for neurodiverse people. With your support we can build a community of mutually supportive, accepting and inspiring neurodiverse people and help make the...

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