Publication: A Gift of Time: Continuing your pregnancy when your baby's life is expected to be brief

A Gift of Time is a guide for parents who are (or are considering) continuing their pregnancy knowing that their baby's life will be brief.

When prenatal testing reveals that an unborn child is expected to die before or shortly after birth, some parents will choose to proceed with the pregnancy

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Systematic review of tools to measure outcomes for young children with autism spectrum disorder - Report from SPRU

A systematic review of tools and outcome measures used on children up to the age of six years with autistic spectrum disorders. The team sought to identify outcome areas regarded as important by the children and their parents. 

The research collaboration included ASD experts and review methodolog

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Planning interagency teamwork around disabled babies and children: Tasks for managers. An essay by Peter Limbrick

Planning interagency teamwork around disabled babies and children: Tasks for managers. An essay by Peter Limbrick

Summary: Effective interagency collaboration for babies and young children who require on-going support from plural agencies, services and practitioners is very often an aspiration rather than a reality. In the author's experience, a major limiting factor in achieving joint working can be the reluct

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Possessing the Secret of Joy – novel by Alice Walker dedicated 'with tenderness and respect to the blameless vulva'

Possessing the Secret of Joy – novel by Alice Walker dedicated 'with tenderness and respect to the blameless vulva'

Publisher: When Alice Walker finished writing The Color Purple she realised that she needed to tell the story of Tashi, a minor character, who had 'left Africa but had taken her wound with her to America'.

This is Tashi's story, told in her words and the voices of the people who loved her. This ext

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