Catriona is a Pediatric Speech and Language Therapist from Greencastle

The Donegal Dyspraxia Support Group will meet this month to learn helpful information from a leading local Speech and Language Therapist.

Catriona Cavanagh from North Star Speech & Language Therapy will be the guest speaker at the public meeting on Thursday 28th March 2019.

She will be talking about verbal Dyspraxia and speech sound disorders.

The event takes place from 8-9pm at Colgan Hall Carndonagh. It is open to all parents, families and people who work in education and childcare.

Dyspraxia is a Developmental Coordination Disorder affecting motor coordination in children and adults. The common disorder varies in every person and can affect everyday life skills in education, work and employment. Occupational therapists, physiotherapists, and extra help at school can all assist children with coping or overcoming many of the difficulties they face with the disorder.

Click here for more information from the Donegal Dyspraxia Support Group on Facebook.