ADD

Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD

Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder

ASD

Autistic Spectrum Disorder

 BESD

Behavioural Emotional and Social Difficulties

CAMHS

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

COP

Code of Practise

CP

Child Protection

DCD

Developmental Co-ordination Disorder

EAL

English as an Additional Language

ELSA

Emotional Literacy Support Assistant

EP

Educational Psychologist

FSM

Free School Meals

HI

Hearing Impairment

IEP

Individual Education Plan

LAC

Looked After Child

LEA

Local Education Authority

MLD

Moderate Learning Difficulty

MSI

Multi-Sensory Impairment

NC

National Curriculum

OT

Occupational Therapist

SAF

Single Assessment Framework

SLT

Speech and language Therapist

SEN

Special Educational Needs

SEND

Special Educational Needs and Disability

SENCO

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator

SpLD

Specific Learning Difficulty

VI

Visual Impairment