Amy Boland

Throwing my hat out of the ring

This is a very personal post, but it is one I would like to share with you all. On Friday the 7th June 2019, I decided to throw my hat out of the ring. Yes, I went to university, to…

DYSPRAXIA IN FEMALES: A LOOK AT UNDER-DIAGNOSIS

Amy Boland It was a hot summer’s day in May 2006 when I had finished my final SATS paper, I blew the steam away from my pencil and gazed outside, my eyes opening wide at the prospect of a lovely,…

OPINION: CHRISTMAS SHOPPING AND SENSORY ISSUES.

In a personal opinion piece, Amy tells us about her sensory issues and Christmas shopping do not mix well and how she believes the high street can and should do more.

Johnny English Strikes Again

Johnny English strikes again. I found it most interesting and wonderful that I saw this hilarious comedy on Dyspraxia awareness week. As I am sat cosying up in my plush, comfy seat, I hear the roar of laughter surround me….

SENSORY PROCESSING DISORDER – I HATE HAND DRYERS

In this article I am going to discuss sensory processing disorder, or really, how sensory processing disorder affects me.  What a lot of people do not know is that dyspraxia can often but not always come in hand with various…

PONDERINGS ON MY OWN EDUCATION

Amy reflects on her own education as she prepares to start her teacher training.

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