Women in business_46“Always deliver the best possible service to the children and their families. How? Seeing the unique potential in each child and empowering parents, care-givers and teachers with understanding, knowledge and practical tools”, Sinead Moynihan, Occupational Therapist, M.A.O.T.I, offering a holistic, family centred  Occupational Therapy service.

Sinead Moynihan is an Occupational Therapist and a Specialist Yoga teacher. Since qualifying from Trinity College Dublin in 2002, her career has spanned many countries and clinical settings.  With the arrival of her son in 2010, Sinead settled down near west Cork and turned her focus to paediatrics. Practicing yoga for over 18 years, Sinead knew the vast benefits it brought to her life.  Combining yoga and occupational therapy made perfect sense!  Since launching Special Yoga Cork in 2014 Sinead has worked with over 600 kids with additional needs.  No diagnosis is too complex. Sinead’s area of expertise is Autism and sensory processing difficulties.


2002: BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy from Trinity College Dublin

2011: Contemporary Yoga Teachers Diploma

2012: Yoga for The Special Child, Special Yoga Foundation, London

2013: Special Yoga for Children with Developmental Challenges

2014: Special Yoga and Mindfulness for Autism, ADHD and other Learning Challenges

2015: The Sensory Integration Perspective

2016: Special Yoga and Mindfulness for Children with Dyspraxia

Sinead provides:

Occupational Therapy: assessment, intervention, education and training, school visits.

Therapeutic yoga: 1:1 sessions, classroom based group sessions, education and training.

Public speaking and lecturing


Sinead is registered with the Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland and a member of the Paediatric Advisory Group

CORU Registration number: OT020911