This petition was submitted during the 2017–2019 Conservative government
Petition Ban isolation booths in schools.
These do not work and can be damaging for the mental health of children on the Autistic Spectrum.
Children with ASD find it particularly difficult to cope with isolation booths, which are often used in "positive discipline systems" in schools. Some suffer mental breakdown, depression and anxiety, and ultimately refuse to attend school.
This petition closed early because of a General Election Find out more on the Petitions Committee website