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Enhancing well-being for the Child with Dyspraxia/DCD’s Well-being and Inclusion in the School Setting

Enhancing well-being for the Child with Dyspraxia/DCD’s Well-being and Inclusion in the School Setting


  • Enhancing the child with dyspraxia/DCD’s well-being and inclusion in the school setting

This session will address the social and emotional consequences of dyspraxia/DCD and the potential impacts on learning, well-being and inclusion. The session will provide key strategies and tips to enhance well-being and inclusion for children with DCD.

Mon 13th Sept @ 7 pm with Áine O'Dea.

Áine is an occupational therapist with over twenty years clinical and research experience and is one of Ireland’s foremost experts in Dyspraxia/Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD).

Áine was the first occupational therapist to be awarded the prestigious SPHeRE (HRB – Health Research Board) scholarship, during which she completed her doctoral studies in the area of DCD, examining both the most effective interventions to treat this disorder, and how to combat the negative impacts it has on inclusion and participation for young people.

She is passionate about increasing awareness of DCD and ways to support parents, professionals and schools to promote the physical, social, emotional and academic potential of children with DCD.

She is a published author of several papers in high-impact journals, as well as being a contributor to other publications in the areas of occupational therapy, clinical supervision and parent/educator coaching.

Áine lives and works in Limerick City, Ireland, where she is a full-time mother to Amelie and Paul. Her hobbies include travel, yoga, cycling, swimming and reading and she is an active participant in local and national occupational therapy networks. 

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 13-09-2021 7:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 13-09-2021 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-07-2021 9:00 am
Capacity 300
Cut off date 13-09-2021 7:00 pm
Fee Free
Number Hours 1 hour
Speaker Aine O'Dea
Location Online Course
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