8-19 years Archives - Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service

8-19 years

About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

The ADHD Specialist Nursing Service answer your FAQs on ADHD

Attention and Listening

Speech and Language Therapy helps your child with attention and listening difficulties

Bedtime and Daytime Wetting

The Healthy Family Service give advice for if your child is having wetting accidents

Constipation and Soiling

The Healthy Family Service give help and advice about both treating and preventing constipation in your child

Coordination and Movement

Your child may have difficulties with their coordination and movement if you notice they struggle with riding a tricycle, kicking a football or skipping, for example

Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD)

Developmental coordination disorder (DCD), also known as dyspraxia, is a condition affecting development of motor skills and coordination

Eating and Drinking Difficulties

Speech and language therapy can help your child if they have eating and drinking difficulties

Joint Hypermobility

Physiotherapy can help children who have joints that move beyond the normal range expected

National Child Measurement Programme and Weight Management

Your Healthy Family Team is able to support you with monitoring your child’s growth and development

Relationships and Sexual Health

The Healthy Family Service can support you or your child in school with relationships and sexual health