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Welcome to The Sunflower Clinic


Due to the high number of phone calls at present, if you wish to book in for an Occupational Therapy Assessment, please email with your name, child’s name and date of birth, the reason for referral and your contact details, including phone number, and we will return your call as soon as possible. Thank you.

Latest News !!!

We are currently looking to hire an Educational Psychologist or a Clinical Psychologist for our growing MDT services in Cork and Dublin.

Please click HERE for details.

We are also hiring Senior Speech and Language Therapists for our Dublin clinic.  The roles involve working with children with a range of developmental needs as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Please click HERE for details.

We are now offering SLT services in Cork!!! – Click here for details

Our new MDT team is up and running in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin. We are now taking bookings for

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder assessments
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Speech and Language Therapy

Please call 01-412 4367 or email: for details.

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

Our Services

What We Do

The Sunflower Clinic is an independent children’s Therapy service in Munster and Leinster, specialising in Sensory Processing and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. We are the largest independent 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 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:

  • Cork            Tel: 021 4321 729
  • Killarney     Tel: 087 955 8898
  • Tralee         Tel: 066 712 7400
  • Limerick     Tel: 061 358 958
  • Kilkenny     Tel: 086 025 0017
  • Rathcoole   Tel: 01 412 4367
  • Naas            Tel: 01 412 4367

click on link above to open Google Maps with clinic location

Since opening in February 2006, the clinic has assessed and treated over 9,000 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