Virtual Speech & Language Advice Clinic -Back by Popular Demand-   Have you any concerns about your child’s speech and language development?   Is your child struggling to use any speech sounds? Are you worried about their understanding? Are you concerned that you child is finding it difficult to communicate?     Following our recent sell-out virtual advice clinic and in response to parental requests, Sensational Kids is delighted to announce another online Speech and Language Advice Clinic will take place on Tuesday, 9th March from 2.30pm to 5pm. Talk to one of our Senior Speech and Language Therapists about any communication concerns you may have for your child. To ensure that we have time to spend with each parent/ guardian, these clinics are strictly by appointment only and cost €10 per timeslot. Please call us at Sensational Kids, Clonakilty to book in your 15-minute video slot on 023 88 […]

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Now Offering Online Speech & Language Therapy Nationwide

Would your child benefit from online Speech and Language Therapy? Sensational Kids is here to help.  We are now offering subsidised virtual Speech & Language appointments nationwide with Elaine Baldwin, Senior Speech & Language Therapist. “Online appointments are working extremely well for the families I am seeing.  Goals are being met and the feedback is that many families are finding it more practical and less stressful to do a virtual appointment than to travel in the current climate.”  Elaine Baldwin, Senior Speech & Language Therapist, Sensational Kids. Call Sensational Kids on 023 887 8208 now for further information and to book an appointment with Elaine. All stages and all abilities are welcome. Appointments are charged at a subsidised rate of €75 for a 45 minute therapy session.

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Virtual Speech & Language Clinic

  Have you any concerns about your child’s speech and language development? Is your child struggling to use any speech sounds? Are you worried about their understanding? Are you concerned that you child is finding it difficult to communicate?   Talk to one of our Senior Speech and Language Therapists at a special virtual clinic on Tuesday, 2nd February between 3pm and 5pm. To ensure that we have time to spend with each parent/ guardian, these clinics are strictly by appointment only and cost €10 per timeslot. Please call us at Sensational Kids, Clonakilty to book in your 15-minute slot on 023 88 78208.   This is your chance to raise your concerns with an expert.  

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Online Therapy Supports Re-Open at Sensational Kids, Monaghan

Generous Donation for Online Therapy Supports for Children in Need in Monaghan Area   There’s good news for parents of children with additional needs in the Cavan/Monaghan and surrounding areas. Sensational Kids Child Development Centre in Monaghan, which was forced to close its online occupational therapy supports for children with additional needs during the pandemic due to a lack of funding, has today re-opened its online occupational therapy supports for children and families in need, with thanks to a very generous donation by a donor advised fund from The Community Foundation of Ireland. Sensational Kids’ online tele-health services that are available for children from Sensational Kids in Monaghan include Occupational Therapy and Speech & Language Therapy for children and adolescents of all ages and all abilities, as well as parent advice and parent coaching for parents who have children with additional needs. As a Social Enterprise, our affordable and accessible […]

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Speech and Language Development Milestones

Are you concerned about your child’s speech, or ability to communicate, their use and understanding of words or how they pronounce their sounds? Our speech and language milestones information chart below will help you determine if your child needs intervention. CLICK HERE for our free Speech & Language Development Milestones Information Chart If you are concerned about your child’s speech production, please keep in mind that the majority of sounds a three year old makes should be normal. Although she/he may use all sounds correctly, she/he should be intelligible to strangers. Acceptable ages of Speech Sound Development for children Age Consonants 3 years – 3 years 11 months m, n, p, h, w, b, t, d, k, g, f 4 years Sh, S 5 years s, z, l, v, CH, TH, Q 6 years R If you are concerned about your child’s speech production, please keep in mind that the […]

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