Yvonne O’Neill, Play Therapist at Sensational Kids

Yvonne is an amazing play therapist who has gained vast experience of working with children with special educational and emotional needs. Yvonne O’Neill’s Qualifications include, BA. Social Care Practice DIT, Post Graduate Diploma in Play Therapy CTC, and Diplomas in Psychology & Counselling from NUI Maynooth. Yvonne is currently completing her MA Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapy and Play Therapy for Children and Adolescents. Yvonne is a PAM of Irish Association of play and Psychotherapy. Amongst other things Yvonne is also the co founder of the Wipe Out Worries Group which runs at Sensational Kids and specialized play and workshops. Yvonne had also put together sensory scientist a play therapy group for Autistic children and their parents and is involved in the Sensational Kids Transition To Secondary School Group.

Yvonne has spent the past 17 years working with Children and Families in the community and Residential Settings. She has worked for the Probation Service, Department of Education, Tusla, South Dublin County Council and has used Play Therapy in a joint initiative with a Public Health Nurse Team. At present Yvonne maintains her work with the Tusla in Social Care and works at Sensational Kids as a play therapist.

Appointments for play therapy

To book an appointment for play therapy with Yvonne, phone Yvonne on 087 4124600 or Sensational Kids on 045 520900 or email Yvonne at  chtskildare@gmail.com