Hanen parent programme An intervention run by the Hanen Centre in Ontario, Canada, whereby elements of reciprocity training (see reciprocity […]


ICD 10 The latest version of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems. Immuno therapies Therapies which […]


JAR (Joint Action Routines) Routine activities designed to encourage communication skills in people with autism. Johansen Sound Therapy Auditory integration […]


Kanner’s Syndrome A term for autism based on the psychiatrist who wrote about autism in 1943. Kinaesthesia The sense by […]


LAMP (Language Acquisition through Motor Planning) A programme for applying Alternative and Augmentative Communication (see AAC) with people with autism. […]


Macrocephaly A larger than usual head. Makaton A sign and symbol language progamme used to teach communication, language and literacy […]


NAS Early Bird Programme A programme combining group training sessions for parents alongside home visits where video feedback is used […]