When special needs and adolescence collide. First in the world programme that helps parents to support each other


Moving article in The Irish Times, 06/09/20, on the impact of the new Parents Plus Special Needs Programme to families. Thank you to all parents, disability services and Trinity College Dublin Psychology Deptartment, who participated in the making of this critical programme.

“Wayne McSweeney only agreed to take part in a programme for parents of adolescents with intellectual disabilities because he thought he might finally come face to face with the right person to give out to about the lack of State services for families like his. . . . . . ” Read the full article here

To learn more about the impact of the Special Needs Programme, RCT results and training dates for professionals visit here