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Welcome to The Sunflower Clinic

We are currently experiencing intermittent problems with our Cork phone lines. If you have difficulty getting through, please email Laura at and she will call you back. Thank You.

Latest News !!!  

We are currently seeking to expand our MDT service in Cork.

Please click here for more details if you are a clinical or educational psychologist with experience of working with children on the ASD spectrum.

We are now hiring a Speech and Language Therapist for our Rathcoole clinic
Please click here for more details


Our Naas Clinic has now moved to larger premises in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin – Click Here

Now over 7,00 children helped by The Sunflower Clinic!!

New Multi Disciplinary Team for Cork.

We are now providing Assessment and Diagnostic Services for children with suspected Autism Spectrum Disorder – Click here for details

New Clinic Location in Tralee.

We are delighted to announce the opening of our second clinic in Kerry in Tralee.

Click here for more details.

Our Services

What We Do

The Sunflower Clinic is an independent Occupational Therapy service in Munster and Leinster, specialising in Sensory Processing and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. We are the largest Occupational Therapy service in Ireland and growing!!! We are a team of highly experienced therapists dedicated to providing a caring and supportive service and all of our therapy clinics are fully equipped for Sensory Integration therapy.

All of our staff are supervised by Senior or Head Occupational Therapists, in line with international best-practice, which ensures continuing expert and excellence in the delivery of our services.

The Sunflower Clinic is recognised nationwide as a leader in the provision of specialised Occupational Therapy services using a best-practice methodology.  We specialise in using a sensory integration model which focuses on regulation, engagement and client-directed therapy.

The clinic employs only state-registered and qualified professionals and we have clinics in the following locations:

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Since opening in February 2006, the clinic has assessed and treated over 6,000 children and adolescents with the following conditions:

  • Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD)
  • Dyspraxia
  • Dysgraphia
  • Down Syndrome
  • Attention Disorder (ADD,ADHD)
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Asperger’s Syndrome
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Neurological Conditions (Cerebral Palsy, Various Syndromes etc)
  • Learning Difficulties

(for a complete list, please speak to one of our therapists)

We offer a full assessment and treatment service for the above.  In addition, we offer the following services for specific issues:

Handwriting / State Exam Recommendations:

  • Handwriting assessments
  • Handwriting programs/therapy
  • Handwriting club
  • Assistive technology e.g. Laptop
  • Use of a scribe
  • Extra time for state exams

Executive Planning

  • Assessment and understanding of issues
  • Just Right Group sessions
  • Home and school programs