Take a look at the characters below and choose the one which most closely resembles your child.

They may not have all the characteristics but will show a range of them.

 

Struggling to decide which to choose? Look for the characteristics your child has had the longest.

 

Child development goes in stages so if you've still got a couple of choices then choose the one closest to the bottom of the ladder HERE

Managing aggressive outbursts and tantrums

Red Hatch Programme

Our Red Hatch Character is an angry and frustrated little character. If your child is prone to aggressive outbursts and struggles to control their temper they will be right at home with this programme.

Our 12 week progressive Red Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Struggle to control their temper

  • Are often fed up and upset with life

  • Have aggressive outbursts

  • Are defiant

  • Have tantrums

  • Dislike change

  • Dislike bright lights

  • Are over-sensitive to labels in clothing/texture of clothing

  • Dislike fairground rides

Supporting night terrors and clingly kids

Lime Hatch Programme

Our Lime Hatch Character is afraid of the world. They will often sit huddled in a corner or become over clingy. Night terrors are a common occurance in this household. If your child is scared of life then they will be right at home with this programme.

Our 12 week progressive Lime Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Find it hard to make eye contact

  • Is clingy (more than normal)

  • Often sits huddled in a corner

  • Struggles with night terrors

  • Has panic attacks

  • Has anxiety issues

  • Has been identified as potentially having ADHD

Improving concentration in the cilds who fidgets, hums, makes uzzing noises or is a bedwetter.

Turquoise Hatch Programme

Our Turquoise Hatch Character is a bit of a fidget-they find many things in their environment irritating or overwhelming.  If your child can't sit still and struggles to concentrate then this is the programme for them.

Our 12 week progressive Turquoise Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Struggle with the texture and feel of clothing

  • Fidget and can't sit still

  • Hum or make buzzing noises

  • Suffer with poor concentration

  • Are a bedwetter

  • Are sometimes clumsy

  • Have been flagged up as having endocrine issues

  • Have been flagged up as possibly having ADHD

 

Helping thumbsuckers, those who struggled with breast feeding, and have  speech problems

Orange Hatch Programme

Our Orange Hatch Character likes to have their thumb in their mouth! They are the child that may have had problems with food textures, or struggled to breast feed. You may notice speech problems and they do like to chew a lot including things like the sleeves of their clothes.

Our 12 week progressive Orange Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Put their thumb in their mouth

  • Were a milk dribbler or had problems breastfeeding

  • Have speech problems

  • Meals can be a tough time with lots of spills

  • Food textures are an issue; they may only eat certain textures e.g. Yogurt

  • Chews a lot e.g. sleeves of clothes

  • Seems to have a failure to thrive

Improving co-ordination and balance

Lemon Hatch Programme

Our Lemon Hatch Character is un-coordinated!

This affects how they move, write and how well they do in sports lessons.

 

 

Our 12 week progressive Lemon Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Don't excel in sports and physical education lessons

  • Move oddly-ungainly walking such as on their toes or heels

  • Struggle with their balance

  • Have poor hand/eye coordination

  • Have reading issues as their eye-line tracking is affected

Improving child behaviour in kids who are chair swinger, can’t catch, have dyslexia, are neither right nor left dominant, have a heavy pencil grip.

Tangerine Hatch Programme

Our Tangerine Hatch Character is your chair swinger! They often lean back at precarious angles in class which makes reading and writing tricky.

They really aren't great at catching compared to their peers.

 

Our 12 week progressive Tangerine Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Lean back in their chair

  • Have reading problems and may have been flagged with dyslexia

  • Struggle with catching

  • Are neither right nor left dominant

  • Have a heavy pencil grip

 

Supporting hand /eye co-ordination & handwriting problems

Teal Hatch Programme

This little character stuggles with their hand /eye co-ordination which means their handwriting often suffers.They can also have problems with their eating and may seem a little clumsy. Sound familiar? Then this is the programme for your child.

Our 12 week progressive Teal Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Have problems with their handwriting

  • Your child's school has suggested extra practice with their writing or pen control

  • Are very messy eaters

  • Want to be fed by you rather than feed themselves

  • Eat with their hands rather than using a knife and fork

  • Struggle with their grip on everyday objects which makes them seem clumsy

To help our easily over-whelmed child wh didn't crawl or slumps at their desk

Purple Hatch Programme

Our Purple Hatch Character probably didn’t crawl.

They’re clumsy and work best lying down or standing. They can be easily overwhelmed.

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Our 12 week progressive Purple Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Didn't crawl

  • Can't sit still and has possibly been flagged as having ADHD

  • Struggles to copy from a board

  • Slumps and prefers to work lying or standing

  • Covers one eye to help them focus 

  • Is easily overwhelmed

  • Is a "w" sitter

  • Finds swimming difficult

  • Is a messy eater

  • Seem clumsy

  • Struggle to organise their written work methodically

Supporting kids who Can’t ride a bike or struggle with travel sickness

Raspberry Hatch Programme

Our Raspberry Hatch Character despite having tons of energy finds sports really hard and riding a bike or climbing a tree is a real challenge.

 

 

 

Our 12 week progressive Raspberry Hatch Programme is designed to help your child if they:

  • Have lots of energy but are unsporty

  • Struggle to ride a bike or climb a tree

  • Are a toe walker

  • Suffer with travel sickness

  • Slump at their desk and can't concentrate

  • Struggle to copy from the board and has to spend time catching up at school

  • Do not have good muscle tone

  • Struggle with balance

 

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