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Disclaimer: These are all external sites and we cannot take any responsibility for the content of these sites.

A case for affective education: Addressing the social and emotional needs of gifted students in the classroom. SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted)

Dabrowski's Theory of Positive Disintegration: Some implications for teachers of gifted students. SENG

SENG - Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted See Articles on Social and Emotinal Issues When Your Child's Exceptionality is Emotional: Looking Beyond Psychiatric DiagnosisMisdiagnosis and dual diagnosis of gifted children and Counseling, Multiple Exceptionality, and Psychological Issues

Special Education Support Services See Information on Dual Exceptionality / Twice Exceptional

National Educational Psychological Service Agency (NEPS) See Information for Parents Scheme for Commissioning Psychological Assessments - SCPA - Panel of Psychologists

National Disability Authority See Education for Persons with Special Educational Needs Act 2004 - Assessment

Special Education Support Services See FAQS - What is a SENO?

National Council for Special Education See Information for Primary Schools in Processing Applications for Children with Special Education Needs List of SENOS

Department of Education See Special Educational Needs A Continuum of Support - Guidelines for Teachers

Temple Grandin

Gifted Development CenterVisual Spatial Learners

Visual Spatial Resource Poor Handwriting

ASPIRE - Aspergers Association of ireland

Aspergers Support Ireland

Dyslexia Association of Ireland

Dyspraxia Association of Ireland

Dyspraxia DCD Association Cork see Tips for Teens and Teachers

HADD Family Support Group (AD/HD)

Wicklow Triple A Alliance

Sensory Integration Network UK & Ireland

Scoilnet see Articles on Special Needs

Department of Education & Science See Special Services & Extra Support

2e - Twice Exceptional Newsletter

Citizens Information Board See Domicilary Care AllowanceCarer's Benefit Carer's AllowanceRespite Care Grant

Enable Ireland - Child Services


Sensational Kids

SENG - Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted See Articles on Social and Emotinal Issues When Your Child's Exceptionality is Emotional: Looking Beyond Psychiatric DiagnosisMisdiagnosis and dual diagnosis of gifted children

Sensory Processing Disorder Resource Centre

Spectrum's Guide to Special Allowances

Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children: Gifted and LD, ADHD, OCD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder James T. Webb, Ph.D

Teachingexpertise.com Highly Able Children & Dyslexia

Dystalk - "for parents of children who are looking for information on how to optimise their child's learning. dysTalk provides information on specific learning difficulties that may be undermining a child's performance as well as learning strategies that can potentially be applied to all children of all abilities."

Mad Pride Day - a wonderful initiative from Social Entreprenuers Ireland Awardee John McCarthy - an annual family fun day in Cork & Killarney which celebrates difference and seeks to stop the stigma of mental health in Ireland.

Reconnect Autism - brings the Relationship Development Intervention (RDI) programme to Ireland for the first time.  RDI is a parent-education programme based on the latest research on the brain, developmental psychology and autism that focuses on promoting and enhancing the child’s social and emotional understanding.



Disclaimer: This is not an expert site, it is run on a voluntary basis and as such is based on opinion and experience but we hope that it acts as a signpost for educational resources and other support services for Irish families with exceptionally able children. By using this website you accept that any dependence by you on such information, opinion or advice is at your own risk.

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