Sandra Gray ,Chartered Psychologist (Psychological Society of Ireland) has recently joined the Sensational Kids Service in Claremorris, Co Mayo.
Sandra is an Educational Psychologist with many years experience in a range of settings . She has a background in teaching children and adults with special needs and has always had an interest in identifying these needs and supporting families access appropriate services.
Sandra was employed as a NEPS psychologist in Mayo and Sligo where she worked with schools to support their work at an individual ,class and whole school level. In addition Sandra has worked with the HSE for 18 yrs in both Primary Care and Early Intervention services . During this time she has gained expertise and training in a broad range of presentations and concerns that can arise for families and schools during a child and teenagers development and education. (age range 2- 18 yrs) .Previous work experience also includes employment with a number of voluntary agencies who have supported a range of special needs in their community (Enable Ireland, NTDI, Ability West ,Friends &Families ,Sligo and Adult Literacy services).She has also provided training to SNA’s . More recently Sandra has worked in private practice on a part time basis and has been also recruited on to the NEPS panel of private practitioners.
In her role in Sensational Kids Sandra will provide educational psychological assessments for children and adolescents who are struggling to achieve same age goals across the broad range of the curriculum (physical,emotional,social and academic). She will carry out assessments to help identify their needs in consultation with school and parents . For more complex presentations it may be necessary to carry out some additional screening to support parents to make onward referral if necessary.
To make an appointment for an educational psychological assessment with Sandra Gray at Sensational Kids child development centre in Mayo, just phone our friendly appointments team on 094 935 7005 or email Claremorris@sensationalkids.ie