3 things I wish I knew when I was first diagnosed with dyspraxia (DCD)

Rosemary Richings
6 min readOct 10, 2021
Little girl in a white dress and white shoes walking on a paved road with her back turned to the camera. Her hair is in a ponytail hair-do and some hedges are in the background.

From October 12–16th 2021, a few organizations I am personally affiliated with: Dyspraxic Alliance, Dyspraxic Me, and Dyspraxia Magazine are celebrating dyspraxia awareness week with Dyspraxic Help 4 U, and a large percentage of the online #dyspraxia community.

To celebrate this occasion, we’re organizing everything from virtual social events…

Rosemary Richings

Writer, editor, author, neurodiversity advocate with a lived experience, dyspraxic POV