Sandra O'Connor BSc:

Sandra has over 20 years' experience as an Occupational Therapist both in Ireland and America. She received her Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Occupational Therapy from Trinity College Dublin. Sandra is a registered member of C.O.R.U. and a member of Association of Occupational Therapy of Ireland.

Sandra's experience, training, and skills working in a variety of settings enables her to understand the individual needs of children and their families. She has extensive experience working with children and young adults with diagnosis including Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (Dyspraxia), Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, and A.D.H.D. Sandra works with children from age 5 years of age and upwards attending mainstream school.

Sandra is committed to ongoing training and education. She has completed training in areas such as Sensory Integration, Floor time- DIR model, CO-OP training, Handwriting assessment and treatment, SOS Feeding and Assessment and Social Skills Training.

Feedback from parents highlight her personal strengths for working with children:

“A pleasure to work with, listens to parents concerns and engages with the children in a fun and caring manner”

“She offers great practical advice that is relevant to the needs of each child”

“Sessions are faultless and of high standard”

“She engages with children in a way we have never experienced before”

“Great professionalism and special way to engage with children”

“Our recent online sessions with Sandra have been an amazing experience… our program has continued with Sandra’s usual kindness and attention to my daughter’s needs, with the added fun experience of engaging on screen”