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Re: SEN Help

At The Parent Practice we always recommend CFPsychology for educational psychologists. Batul and her team are lovely and it is usually very quick to get an appointment. They are based in Harley Street.
Forum: Schools
Topic: SEN Help
Replies: 9
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:49 am

Re: Career Coach - recommendations ?

Sherry Bevan of the confident mother has experience with the legal industry and is brilliant at helping people clarify their goals and achieve them. She’s also a really lovely person.
Replies: 8
Thu May 23, 2019 4:52 am

Re: Young teen struggling with school entrance process

Hi Mellymell, I can hear you’re really concerned about him. He’s very lucky to have supportive parents. At The Parent Practice we work with the parents rather than the kids directly but I think you’d be glad to be able to support him even more effectively. Btw I don’t think that putting him forward ...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 10
Thu May 23, 2019 4:42 am

Re: Private chef needed for 70th birthday weekend

Gemma Scott is Leith's trained, friendly and organised and very reasonable. Her food is delicious!! Contact her via
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 5
Tue May 07, 2019 7:47 am

Re: 3yrs old Autism - help/advice

I really recommend Elaine Halligan's book My Child's Different which charts Elaine's own journey with her severely dyslexic son (initially diagnosed with ASD) and shows how positive parenting methods can really help children who are different in many ways.
Replies: 21
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:54 am

Re: SW11 mugged at knifepoint in front of our 3 kids

I'm sooo sorry you had this very traumatic experience. It must have been even worse for you worrying about the impact on your children. I run The Parent Practice in Balham and I wondered if you would like a complimentary call to chat through how to help your kids deal with the trauma - we'd be glad ...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 18
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:29 am

Re: Careers adviser

You might be interested in Work Savvy a really useful guide to people about to start work for the first time.
Replies: 4
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:54 am

Re: Family mediation

So sorry you find yourself in this situation but you seem to have a positive attitude so I'm sure you'll get through ok. I would recommend Cressida Burnet . She's a lawyer as well as a mediator so she can help with all aspects of a family split and...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 8
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:38 am

Re: 5 year old daughter still not settled into school

I'm sure you're right that the physical symptoms are related. My daughter had bad eczema, stomach aches and headaches as a result of anxiety when she started secondary school. She'd also taken a while to settle into big school. It's great that she likes the teacher and has friends -that's a big reli...
Replies: 7
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:43 am

Re: Divorce Mediation

I recommend Cressida Hoblyn based in Battersea.
Replies: 3
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:53 pm

Re: Recommendations please - Servicing of kitchen appliances

British Gas have a service contract where you can nominate which appliances you want included and then they come and look after those appliances when anything needs attending to. Their admin is a bit hopeless though as it usually took at least two visits to effect any change, one to look at the appl...
Replies: 2
Sat Aug 05, 2017 7:53 am

Re: Tablet for 6 year old

6 years old is awfully young to 'own' their own tablet.
Replies: 7
Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:43 am

Re: My toddler keeps hitting others

Like others have said this is a normal phase of development. So far, not very comforting. But actually it does help to understand that toddlers don't have a very developed pre-frontal cortex which governs reason and impulse control. Instead they operate out of their limbic system, the emotional part...
Replies: 7
Mon Feb 13, 2017 8:07 am