Occupational therapy for New Infants & Pupils with SEN

WORKSHOP 1: October 5th

This workshop will focus on the following:

  • Information on how to access paediatric OT Services in the HSE
  • Classroom Seating:  facilitator will discuss posture, chairs and cushions.
  • Movement Breaks – the benefits of movement breaks during the school day within and out of class.
  • Regulation Strategies to support every child to be regulated, co regulated, self regulated and how to maintain it during the day/evening
  • Self Care Skills –  facilitator will discuss self care strategies for class and school and how to support them.

WORKSHOP 2:  October 12th:

This workshop will focus on:

  • Gross and Fine Motor Skills and the impact on function in primary school.
  • Handwriting – solutions for improving and supporting handwriting
  • Sensory Strategies to support the chid with sensory differences in the class room.





Course Properties

Course date 05-10-2022 7:00 pm
End Date 12-10-2022 8:00 pm
Fee Free
Speaker Lisa McGill, Senior Occupational Therapist
Select Hours 2
Location Online


Sligo Education Centre

Contact details

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Address: IT Campus, Ballinode, Sligo 
Eir Code: F91 WFW9 
Phone: +353 71 9138700 
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