SEND Glossary

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ADD

ADHD

ADI

ADOS

AMH

ASC

BPD

Carousel

CBT

CCG

CETR

CIN

CTR

DLA

EFA

EHCP

EP

EWO

Executive Functioning

GDD

HI

High Functioning Autism

HRC

HRM

IBP

IDC 10

 

IEP

IPAD

LA

LAC

LD

LO

LRC

LRM

MASH

MLD

MRC

Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit & Hyperactivity Disorder

Autism Diagnostic Interview

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule

Adult Mental Health

Autism Spectrum Condition

Bipolar Disorder

CAMHS Triage

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 

Clinical Commissioning Group

Care Education & Treatment Reviews

Child In Need

Care & Treatment Review

Disability Living Allowance

Education, Health & Care Plan

Educational Psychologist

Education Welfare Officer

Global Development Delay

Hearing Impairment

High Rate Care

High Rate Mobility

Individualised Behavioural Programme

10th Revision of the International Statistical 

Classification of Diseases

Individual Education Plan

Local Authority

Looked After Children

Learning Disability

Local Offer

Low Rate Care

Low Rate Mobility

Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub

Mild Learning Disability

NVR

ODD

OT

PDA

PIP

PMLD

Portage

 

PR

Risk Assessment

SALT

SEMH

SEND

SPA

SPD

SpLD

Stimming

TA

TAF

Tics

VI

Non Violent Resistance

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Occupational Therapist

Pathological Demand Avoidance

Personal Independence Payment

Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities

Home-Visiting Educational Service 

for Preschool Children

Speech and Language Therapist

Social, Emotional & Mental Health

Special Education Needs & Disability

Single Point of Access

Sensory Processing Disorder

Specific Learning Disability

Teaching Assistant 

Team Around the Family

Visual Impairment

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