*Jack and Kieran O’Loughlin in Ennis. Photograph: Natasha Barton DIFFICULTIES IN RECRUITMENT rather than funding is the main factor preventing the HSE from reducing the waiting list for speech and language therapy, a Government Minister has said.
*Kieran O’Loughlin with his five year old son Jack. Photograph: Natasha Barton Clare man Kieran O’Loughlin has said he’s “frustrated” by the 18 months his son will have to wait before he can get speech and language therapy.
*Kieran O’Loughlin with his five year old son Jack. Photograph: Natasha Barton 154 children in Clare are currently waiting for an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) assessment in what is an eighteen month long backlog.