Behaviour & Cognition Resources
The following resources detail the common behavioural and cognitive effects of Fragile X, including support on how to manage challenging behaviours and sensory difficulties.
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Behavioural Characteristics and Intervention Strategies (as relating to adults)
Summarises a presentation given by Dr Marcia Braden on behavioural characteristics and intervention strategies for adults with Fragile X, including positive behaviour support.
A Holistic Approach to Managing Challenging Behaviour
Shares some useful strategies on how to manage the challenging behaviour that often accompanies Fragile X, including the role that stress and anxiety plays.
Sensory Integration and the Child with Fragile X
Outlines an extremely summarised and simplified exploration of Sensory Integration: what it is, what it means and its relevance to the child with Fragile X.