Speech & Language Therapy

Kerry SLT, Scotia Clinic

Tralee, Kerry


086 156 4494

Kerry SLT - Nita Desai

Senior Occupational Therapist

Nita Desai

Nita Desai is a CORU registered Senior Occupational Therapist with over 30 years’ experience. Nita works with children with sensory processing difficulties physical and intellectual disabilities, developmental co-ordination disorder and developmental delay. Nita also works with adults who require seating and wheelchair assessments, as well as assistance with housing adaption grants.

Nita obtained her bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy in India and a further Master’s in Evidence Based Therapy Practice from University College Cork. Nita has advanced qualifications in Sensory Integration Therapy and has attended further training courses in the areas of DIR Floortime and Attachment issues/Behavioural issues, related to Sensory Integration.

Nita is a registered member of The Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland (AOTI) and is available for assessment, therapy, and group training courses, as well as professional supervision for other occupational therapists!

Our Team & Partners

Our experienced and highly skilled therapists are registered with CORU and IASLT. CORU is Ireland’s multi-professional health regulator and IASLT is The Irish Association of Speech & Language Therapists. Our therapists are also committed to continuing professional development (CPD) and attend ongoing training courses and seminars to stay up to date on new treatments and therapy developments.

In addition, our therapists hold individual and peer supervision groups and research journal clubs.