Family Support Day Carlow
Sat, 2017-09-30


Seven Oaks Hotel

Athy Rd, Graigue, Carlow

Saturday September 30th 2017




11.00am to 11.15am              Registration, Tea/Coffee Scones.


11.15am to 11.45am              “Heart Children Ireland: News, Updates and Supports”

Margaret Rogers CEO Heart Children Ireland.


11.45am to 12.15pm              “Supporting the whole family on the cardiac journey”

Dr. Deirdre O’Neill, Clinical Psychologist.


12.15pm to 12.30pm              A short break.


12.30pm to 1.00pm                Presentation from a parent of an adolescent with a cardiac condition and how he successfully overcame a number of school issues.


1.00pm to 2.15pm                  Lunch, a chance to meet and chat


2.15pm to 2.45pm                  “Supporting the young person with a cardiac condition during the school years: Learning from the cardiac research” Dr. Deirdre O’Neill, Clinical Psychologist.


2.45pm to 3.15pm                  Presentation from the parent of an adult with a cardiac condition and their heart transplant journey.


3.15pm to 3.45pm                  Questions and Answers session, group discussion                                



Meeting the Psychologist

If you would like to meet Dr. Deirdre O’Neill, Clinical Psychologist, she will have a small number of appointments available in, The Seven Oaks Hotel, Athy Road, Graigue, Carlow, the day before the meeting. If you wish to meet her, please contact her directly on 0852739772 or  before Friday September 15th (See the details of the service she provides on our website).




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