Aural Rehabilitation/Auditory Training/AVT
Ciara is a Senior Speech and Language Therapist with over 20 years of experience working in a variety of settings including schools, clinics, clients homes and private practice.
Ciara has specialist knowledge in the area of hearing loss having worked in the Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California in the Auditory Oral School for over 10 years.
While she is not officially AVT trained she has a wealth of experience in this area since the school practiced the principles of AVT. She will soon begin an intensive week of training in AVT in Ireland (March 2020.)
While living in San Francisco she was a member of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Cochlear Implant Team.
She is a registered member of the following organizations: Irish Association of Speech and language Therapists (IASLT), the Irish Speech and Language Therapists in Private Practice (ISTI) the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) and CORU. In addition she is a member of the special interest group in hearing loss and holds a California speech therapy license.