Dyspraxia (DCD) in Further and Higher Education Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD), also known as Dyspraxia in the UK, is a lifelong condition affecting fine and gross motor co-ordination. Jan 09, · The Dyspraxia Foundation appreciates that dyspraxia/DCD is a life-long condition. In , our annual national campaign ‘Dyspraxia Awareness Week’ – set to take place between the 6th – 12th October – shall focus on Further and Higher Education and Dyspraxia in Adulthood.
Oct 07, · That’s why the Dyspraxia Foundation – the only national charity in the UK dedicated to raising awareness of the condition – is focusing on raising awareness of dyspraxia in adults for its Awareness Week this October. During the week the charity will be launching a series of resources for adults and professionals. The Adult Developmental Coordination Disorder/ Dyspraxia Checklist (ADC) for Further and Higher Education (Kirby and Rosenblum, ) Please complete the following questionnaire giving as much information as you can. Please tick boxes as appropriate. It File Size: KB.
5 Things to know about dyspraxia in adults. It’s estimated that one in ten adults is dyspraxic. Some estimates suggest up to 10% of the population has dyspraxia. It is more commonly found in men than in women and researchers suspect there is a genetic component, but no dyspraxia . Apr 04, · The ADC can be completed by any adult over 16 years of age. Employers or Higher/Further Education staff may wish employees or students to complete the ADC in order to identify areas of strengths, weakness and areas that need further support.