Cognitive and Learning Assessment 


This type of assessment involves evaluating a child’s thinking, learning and academic skills. It provides parents and schools with a detailed learning profile and recommendations to improve the child’s rate of progress. During this assessment, learning difficulties may be identified, such as dyslexia, dyscalculia or general learning difficulties.

Testing includes exploration of the child’s developmental history, cognitive/IQ or thinking skills, academic assessment, also known as attainment and the report.


What type of referrals are most common?

Learning difficulties (e.g. Dyslexia or Dyspraxia)

Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Attention Deficit Disorder/ Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ADHD)

Emotional and behavioural concerns including mood and anxiety.


Concentration and motivation issues


COVID 19 Notice

The EPT Clinic’s Team hopes you are doing okay during this difficult time. In light of the COVID 19 crisis, the EPT Team continue to closely monitor and follow public health guidance in relation to this unprecedented public health emergency. The Government of Ireland have listed Disability and Mental Health Services on their list of Essential Services which are exempt from the Stay at Home advice. As a result, we are trying our best to continue to support families while adhering to physical distancing measures.