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Study Skills Group

Click  here => Social Skills Poster This group has been specifically designed by our Occupational Therapists to address the following areas:   Study skills in terms of:   –       Study methods and techniques   –       Writing essays or assignments   –       Improving memory skills   Organisational skills in terms of:   –       Time management   –       Revising […]

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I knew I was different long before I was diagnosed with Aspergers

Please read this wonderful article in the Irish Examiner on Thursday 06/02/14 . Just click on the link below! Examiner Article Share this

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Social Skills Groups

  Hi there, The team here at Stepping Ahead Clinic are delighted to announce our upcoming Social Skills Groups. These groups have been designed by some of our Stepping Ahead Team (myself, Sally O’Sullivan – Speech and Language Therapist, and Sinead O’Leary Doyle – Occupational Therapist). These groups are designed to target the areas of […]

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Supporting Children with Dyslexia: A talk for Parents.

Thursday 30th January at The Natural Healing Centre MacCurtain Street Cork 8pm – 9.45pm cost: €10 Areas to be covered include: What is dyslexia? Organisation and homework. Multi-sensory study techniques. Self-esteem. Exemptions and Reasonable Accommodations Technology and websites. Let me know if you would like to attend. Contact Sascha Roos Dyslexia Tutor on 086 3040465 email […]

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Toys to Make Learning Fun

Hi There, Below is the link to a very good article about how imaginative play can help childrens’ development. Aine Keighran our Senior Consulting Occupational Therapist has given some really good practical advice for parents in this article. Keep this advice in mind when the kids are sending off their letters to Santa. After all […]

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Fitness & Well Being

Its coming up to the time of year again to think about fitness and well being. Seamus our specialist paediatric fitness instructor is starting new groups. These will be run for the duration of 10 weeks with the total cost of €150. Groups are run for children of similar age and ability. Programs have been […]

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Information Evening on Assistive Technology for Students Who Learn Differently – Blarney Woollen Mills Hotel – Wednesday 13th Nov 2013

UCC’s Assistive Technology Outreach Programme welcomes all students, parents and educators to an Information Evening on Assistive Technology and how it can enable students with disabilities to maximise their potential.   Venue:                         Blarney Woollen Mills Hotel Date:                            Wednesday 13th November 2013 Time:                            8.00 to 9.30pm The agenda for the evening is as follows: […]

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‘THE BIG PICTURE: RETHINKING DYSLEXIA’

DYSLEXIA DUBLIN (CETC) is delighted to announce the Cork Screening of ‘THE BIG PICTURE: RETHINKING DYSLEXIA’                               An inspirational Documentary made by HBO and directed by James Redford (son of Robert Redford), providing uplifting and personal accounts of the dyslexic experience from children, […]

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Drop In Clinic

DYSLEXIA DUBLIN (CETC) DYSLEXIA DUBLIN (CETC) IS HOLDING A DROP-IN CLINIC IN CORK ON DYSLEXIA, DYSGRAPHIA DYSCALCULIA, DYSPRAXIA DATE: SATURDAY, 2nd NOVEMBER,  2013 TIME:              3.00 – 6.00PM VENUE:           ELLIS SUITE, RADISSON BLU HOTEL, DITCHLEY HOUSE,  LITTLE ISLAND, CORK Book an appointment or just drop in and find out more information about dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia and […]

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Woo Hoo….. Our new Website is live……

Our fabulous new website has gone live and we are delighted with it. We have also built in a Q&A platform that enables our site to become a social network. If you have any question regarding the Stepping Ahead Clinic, our therapies, our therapists or even if you would like some peer advice from other […]

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