Autism

Autism and the Toothache

In the last week of term before the Easter holidays one of my biggest fears came true! As we brushed Ethan’s teeth he screamed out in pain and after lots of tears we worked out that Ethan could possibly have…

Ethan

The SEN Dentist Breakthrough

Last week Ethan had his second dentist appointment at the Special Needs Dentist since we used the Monkey Wellbeing book to visually show Ethan what to expect at the appointments. His first appointment went well and he did open his…

Autism

Special Needs Dentist – The Sensory Appointment

Last week Ethan had another appointment at the Special Needs Dentist. This time we have been booked in for two sensory appointments before going back to see the dentist in the new year. After our amazing appointment last time with…

Review

Visiting the Dentist with Monkey Wellbeing

Ethan was sent a Monkey Wellbeing book before I had my c-section in the hope that it would get him used to the hospital environment. We reviewed Monkey Wellbeing – Monkey Has An Operation and even though Little E’s delivery…

Autism

The Dentist Check Up

At the beginning of the month I got a text from our dentist reminding me it was time for Ethan’s six month check up. Even though we have been visiting the Special Needs Dentist with Ethan our main dentist wanted…