Learning With Fragile X Syndrome

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Fragile X syndrome (FXS) is a genetic condition affecting people all over the United Kingdom. Caused by a full mutation of the FMR1 gene, fragile x syndrome affects intellectual ability, behavior and learning, and can cause specific physical characteristics. While more boys are usually affected, females can be symptomatic of fragile x syndrome or a […]

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SEN Support in Cheshire

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At Bright Futures Care, it’s our mission to support each and every child and young adult with special educational needs across the UK. Our centres based in Warrington and the wider Cheshire area are fully equipped to help you and your child learn and experience life, whatever their unique challenges. As a leading provider of […]

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Autism in Adult Females

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At Bright Futures Care, we offer residential housing and schooling opportunities to people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and learning disabilities. Autism can present in many different ways, and symptoms do sometimes depend on the gender of the person diagnosed. So how does autism in females differ from males? We have put together some differences […]

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What is SEN Support?

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SEN Support, or ‘Specialist Educational Needs’ Support refers to the processes and settings put in place to ensure every child’s unique requirements are met, regardless of any learning or other complex needs that may create a challenge when it comes to learning and development. As such, SEN Support should be tailored and unique for every […]

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Therapeutic Support: Helping Your Child

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At Bright Futures Care, we provide support for young people and adults presenting with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, fragile x syndrome, Asperger’s Syndrome, Special Educational Needs (SEN) and behaviours which challenge. These areas can come hand in hand with communication or emotional difficulties however all of these conditions may benefit from ongoing supportive therapies. […]

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Helping Your Child With Autism Succeed

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A diagnosis of ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) can come as quite a shock to any person or their parent. It can be a frightening time fraught with concerns about a person’s future, confusion about the best way forward and not knowing what to do next. Whilst it’s true that a person won’t simply “grow out” […]

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