SEND Acronyms

What are the Acronyms we always seem to use when talking about SEND?

Here are some of the more common ones:

SENDAcronyms
ADAttachment Disorder
ADAnxiety Disorder
ADDAttention Deficit Disorder
ADHDAttention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder
AMAnger Management
ASAsperger’s Syndrome
ASCAutistic Spectrum Condition
ASDAutism Spectrum Disorder
BESDBehavioural, Emotional and/or Social Difficulties
CDConduct Disorder
CFCystic Fibrosis
CFSChronic Fatigue Syndrome
CMTCharcot Marie Tooth Disorder (a specific form of Muscular Dystrophy)
CPCerebral Palsy
CPChild Protection
DAMPDeficits in Attention and Motor Perception
DATADeaf Aware Teaching Assistant
DMDDuchenne Muscular Dystrophy
EHCPEducation, Health and Care Plan
FASDFoetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
GDDGlobal Developmental Delay
HDHyperactivity Disorder
HIHearing Impaired/Hearing Impairment
JAJuvenile Arthritis
JHSJoint Hypermobility Syndrome
MEMyalgic Encephalomyelitis
MHMental Health
MDMuscular Dystrophy
OCDObsessive Compulsive Disorder
ODDOppositional Defiance Disorder
PAPhysical Access
PDPhysical Disability
PDPersonality Disorder
PDAPathological Demand Avoidance
PTSDPost Traumatic Stress Disorder
PWSPrader-Willi Syndrome
SBSpina Bifida
SEMHSocial, Emotional and Mental Health
SISensory Impairment
SLCNSpeech, Language and Communication Needs
SLISpecific Language Impairment
SLISign Language Interpreter
SPDSemantic Pragmatic Disorder
SPDSensory Processing Disorder
SSENStatement of Special Educational Need
TATeaching Assistant
 VIVisual Impairment