Learning Programme 3: Siobhan (Special School)

Siobhan is a 13-year-old student who attends a special school.  She lives at home with her parents and her brother and sister.  Her attendance at school is very good.

She has a current psychological assessment of global developmental delay and moderate general learning disability.

Siobhan is prone to seizure activity and carries Buccal Midazolam with her to and from school.  The Buccal Midazolam is kept with the nurse during the school day.  She travels to and from school on school transport and is supervised by a bus escort.

Siobhan enjoys school and is a good-natured, friendly, caring and sociable student. She has good auditory and visual memory and is capable of following instructions.