Dr Triona Sweeney (BA, MSc, PhD) | IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP) Dr Triona Sweeney (BA, MSc, PhD) – IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP)

Dr Triona Sweeney (BA, MSc, PhD)

Dr Triona Sweeney (BA, MSc, PhD) is a Cleft Specialist Speech & Language Therapist. She is a Founder and co-Director with Dr Debbie Sell of Speech at Home. She is currently Deputy Chair for Cleft/Craniofacial subcommittee of the IALP; member of the Trial Steering Committee for an international trial of Timing of Palate Surgery; an Executive Committee member 14th International Congress of Cleft Lip and Palate and related Craniofacial anomalies (2021), honorary member of the Craniofacial Society of Great Britain & Ireland.

 

Areas of Specialty

  • cleft palate speech disorders
  • instrumental assessment of nasality and nasal airflow errors
  • cleft speech audit
  • parent-led therapist supervised speech therapy for children with cleft palate, using telemedicine.

 

Population of Focus

  • Children and adolescents with cleft palate and/or velopharyngeal dysfunction

 

Age Range

  • Infancy – 18 years

 

Contact details

Triona.sweeney@speechathome.ie

Triona Sweeney