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ADHDAttention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
ASAsperger Syndrome
ASDAutistic Spectrum Disorder
AWPUAge Weighted Pupil Unit
CAMHSChild and Adolescent Mental Health Service
CCTComplex Communication Team
CoPSEND Code of Practice
CPDContinuing Professional Development
EALEnglish as an Additional Language
EHCPEducation, Health and Care Plan
EPEducational Psychologist
EPSEducational Psychology Service
EYFSEarly Years Foundation Stage
EYFSPEarly Years Foundation Stage Profile
FEFurther Education
FSMFree School Meals
GBGoverning Body
HIHearing Impairment
HLTAHigher Level Teaching Assistant
IEPIndividual Education Plan
LALocal Authority
LACLooked After Child
LDDLearning Difficulties and Disabilities
MGSSMinority Group Support Services
MSIMulti-sensory Impairment
NQTNewly Qualified Teacher
OTOccupational Therapy
PCFParent Carer Forum
PPSParent Partnership Service
PSHEPersonal, Social and Health Education
SEMHDSocial, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties
SEMHLSocial, Emotional, Mental Health and Learning
SENCOSpecial educational Needs Co-ordinator
SENDSpecial Educational Needs and Disabilities
SENDISTFirst-Tier Tribunal, SEN and Disability
SLCNSpeech, Language and Communication Needs
SLT or SALTSpeech and Language Therapy or Therapist
SpLDSpecific Learning Difficulty (dyslexia)
TATeaching Assistant
VIVisual impairment