The Sound Learning Centre and its treatments has been mentioned in several publications including the following:
- ‘It changes people lives’ – Sound Learning Centre founders in Palmers Green still passionate after 20 years‘ an article published in the Enfield Independent Tuesday 17th June 2014 recording the 20th anniversary of The Sound Learning Centre.
- ‘Pioneering help can benefit whole family‘ an article published in the Isle of Man Examiner 18 May 2014
- The Indian Website, Way4Indians, published the article ‘How Sound and Light Therapy Can Change Lives‘ following an interview with Pauline Allen, by Shiny Frank.
- A Happy Life for Gaia. How sensory integration can change lives at The Sound Learning Centre. Published in Winter 2013/14 Issue 47 edition of In Touch the Journal Of The Bowen Therapy Professional Association (BTPA)
- Sound and light therapy: Realigning a person’s experience of the world. Published in Caduceus Journal, issue 77, 2009, and reproduced here with kind permission. For information about Caduceus see http://www.caduceus.info
- Call for Isle of Man to adopt pioneering autism treatment. Published on Monday 30 March 2009
- Sound Therapies: Universal Panacea or Placebo? Originally published in Positive Health magazine issue 59 – December 2000 This article highlights the many improvements in terms of a wide range of physical, emotional and learning difficulties that can be achieved through sound therapy.
Our newsletter contains news and information on the Sound Learning Centre and its treatments.
Our work receives frequent coverage in the media and includes transmissions by the BBC, ITV, Sky News and Discovery Channel. Please contact us if you wish further information.
Parent and child support organisations
Tree of Hope Charity
We are delighted to announce that we are now an official supplier to the Tree of Hope Charity which enables parents to fundraise under the banner of a registered charity working under Charity Commission regulations to provide a safe and secure home for donations. This brilliant charity helps children who live in the UK or in the Republic of Ireland. We look forward to helping many more people together!
The Children’s Trust
Tadworth Court Tadworth Surrey, KT20 5RU Tel: 01737 365 000 Fax: 01737 365 001 email: email@example.com: www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk Respite breaks: Residential short breaks and short breaks in the family home
NCH, the children’s charity
85 Highbury Park London N5 1UD Tel: 0845 762 6579 (calls charged at local rate, open 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday) Web: www.nch.org.uk
The National Autistic Society
Potential Plus UK
(Previously National Association for Gifted Children)
Charity providing support and information to persons affected by ASD, their family members and professionals. International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2BN Web: http://treatingautism.org.uk/
IPSEA Independent Parental Special Education Advice
Defending children’s right to special education provision 6 Carlow Mews Woodbridge Suffolk IP12 1EA United Kingdom England and Wales (free phone) Tel: General Advice Line: 0800 018 4016 Tribunal Help Line : 0845 602 9579 Mon to Thu 10am – 4pm and 7pm – 9pm Fri 10am – 1pm and 7pm – 9pm (during school holidays times are reduced) Web: IPSEA Independent Parental Special Education Advice One of the most important things that you can refer to is a copy of the “Special Educational Needs Code of Practice”. This is easy to read and contains law as well as guidance on how and when a child will need additional support. It can be downloaded here;or you can call DCSF Publications on 0845 60222 60 quoting reference DFES 581/ 2001 and they will send you a free copy.
The Counselling Directory
The Counselling Directory is a confidential service that brings together the information required to help individuals find a qualified counsellor or psychotherapist in their local area and encourages those in distress to seek help. The searchable on-line directory contains information on many different types of distress, as well as articles, news, and events.
Sources of research and information
More information on Auditory Integration Training (AIT) can be found on Dr. Guy Bérard’s personal website. Web: www.drguyberard.com
University of Sunderland
Autism Research Unit School of Health, Natural & Social Sciences University of Sunderland Sunderland, SR1 3SD Tel: 0191 510 8922 Fax: 0191 567 0420 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://osiris.sunderland.ac.uk/autism/
Exploring the science and treatment of ADHD, Autism and Dyslexia Web: www.myomancy.com
The Autism Research Institute – U.S.A.
The Autism Research Institute – U.S.A. has much useful information and includes a paper summarising a number of research studies entitled Efficacy of Auditory Integration Training. A further article Revisiting auditory integration training—new research provides some updated commentary about some of the early research. An alphabetical subject list for the Autism Research Review International 1987 to 2006, Volumes 1 to 20 is also available.
Diagnostic laboratories and medical facilities – UK
This site is now permanently closed but The Fertility Network UK provides free and impartial support, advice, information and understanding for anyone affected by fertility issues.
For For Hair Mineral Analysis previously provided by Foresight the following contacts may be useful:
Lucy Patterson - was the Lead Hair Mineral Analysis Practitioner for Foresight for a number of years before it's closure. Lucy is also a Nutritional Therapist. View the following website for Lucy's contact details: www.southvillenutrition.co.uk
Eli Sarre was also a hair mineral analysis practitioner for foresight and is a nutritional therapist. To contact Eli, go to: www.wildfare.co.uk
Breakspear Medical Group
Diagnostic laboratories and medical facilities – U.S.A.
63 Zillicoa Street Asheville NC 28801 Tel: +1-800-522-4762 (Mon-Fri, 8am – 6:30pm EST) Fax: +1-828-252-9303 Web: www.gdx.net
The Great Plains Laboratory
Professional and special interest organisations
The Developmental Practitioners Association (DPA)
PO Box 4567 Henley on Thames Oxon, RG9 6XZ Tel: 07984 269 066 Web: www.brainshift.co.uk
Recommended reading list
About Auditory Integration Training (AIT)
by Dr. Guy Bérard, MD, and Sally Brockett, MS.
Paperback Edition ASIN: B00IFOYYF0
Hearing Equals Behavior: Updated and Expanded Kindle Edition
by Guy Berard (Author), Sally Brockett (Author)
Hearing Equals Behaviour: Written by Guy Berard, 1995 Edition, Publisher: Keats Pub Inc [Paperback] Original English translation
(Original French edition 1982) Dr Guy Bérard,
ISBN: 2 7160 0097 2.
(1995), Annabel Stehli, ISBN: 0825305330.
(1995), Annabel Stehli, ISBN: 0 9644838 0 7.
(1995), Adair Renning, ISBN: 0964877309.
The Story Painters
About Dr. Guy Bérard’s Work. (Video)
(2000), Georgiana Thomas. Kindle Edition
Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire Scovell LaZebnik
(Paperback – Updated ed. edition (25 Mar. 2014) ISBN: 10: 0143126547
(1974), Carl H Delacato, ISBN: 0878794468.
About Light Therapy:
by Anadi Martel (Author), Jacob Liberman (Foreword)
by Anadi Martel (Author), Jacob Liberman (Foreword)
French Edition of Light Therapies: A Complete Guide to the Healing Power of Light
by Anadi Martel (Author), Jacob Liberman (Preface)
(1996, ed. Brian Breiling, ISBN: 0 89087 762 9.
(1991), Dr Jacob Liberman, ISBN: 1 879181 01 0.
Richard Gerber ISBN: 0749921188
(2000) Primrose Cooper ISBN:0749920696
About Neuro-Developmental Difficulties:
A non-invasive approach to solving learning & behavior problems (2002), Sally Goddard, ISBN: 0 9615332 8 5.
by Sally Goddard Blythe (Author) Paperback – 25 Nov 2005 ISBN-10: 1903458633
(1979/82), A Jean Ayres, ISBN-10: 0874241588.
About ADD and hyperactivity:
Paperback – 2 Apr 2018
Nancy E. O’dell & Patricia A. Cook, ISBN-10: 1987537017
(Previously published as ‘Stopping Hyperactivity’)
by Dr. Nancy E. O'Dell (Author), Dr. Patricia A. Cook (Author) KINDLE Edition
Belinda Barnes & Irene Colquhoun, ISBN: 0 7225 0883 2.
25 May 2000
Nancy E. O’dell & Patricia A. Cook, ISBN: 0895297892.
About Instrumental Enrichment and Professor Feuerstein’s work:
(1980), R Feuerstein, Y Rand, M Hoffman, ISBN 0839115091.
Don't Accept Me as I am: Helping "Retarded" People to Excel Paperback ¨C August 31, 1988 R Feuerstein, Y Rand, J E Rynders, ISBN-10: 0306429640.
(2004) New Ed edition (1 Jun 1987) Howard Sharron, ISBN-10: 190480604X.
About Educational Kinesiology (Brain Gym):
(1985) Paul E. Dennison, Gail E. Hargrave, ISBN-10: 0942143078
(1995) 2nd edition (1 July 2005), Carla Hannaford, ISBN-10: 0915556375.
by Hornsby, Dr Beve 3rd (third) Revised Edition (1996) ASIN: B00DO8K38Y
Spelling Made Easy
A series of multi sensory structured phonics books by, Violet Brand, Brand Books