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Galway Counselling Studies Courses (2018)

Foundation Certificate in Counselling & Psychotherapy. Next intake: Sept. 22nd. Closing date for applications: June 22nd.

Introduction to Counselling Skills (theory and practice)Next intake: September 25th.   

Managing Stress though Cognitive Behavioural TherapyNext intake: September 26th.


Research Request 

Looking to interview parents as part of University College Cork, Applied Psychology masters thesis. I am looking to interview parents experiences of having a child with a diagnosis of a mental health issue. The child in question will be 18 years of age and under. The interview should last approximately one hour. The interview can be done in person if in the cork area or via phone or Skype. If you would like further information contact me at alicia.connolly@umail.ucc.ie


Events 

May/June/July/August 

May 28 – June 1, New England Educational Institute (NEEI) will be sponsoring our 4th Annual Ireland Symposia for mental health professionals. Dr. Robert Brooks is speaking on Resilience Across the Lifespan: Strength-Based Strategies to Nurture Balance, Self-Discipline, and Hope in Ourselves and Others. Venue: The Galmont Hotel, Galway. Visit www.neei.org for details.

Higher Diploma in Biodynamic & Integrative Psychotherapy commencing October. 4-year professional psychotherapy training using biodynamic massage and bodywork as part of an integrated psychotherapy approach. info@tracht.ie 091-637192. http://tracht.ie/content/professional-higher-diploma-application-deadline-1-june-2018  

S.I.A.B. Conference. The unexpected guest: shame and body. June 1-3, 2018 Palermo, More information

Anxiety & School Refusal in Adolescence. June 2/3. Link.

World Congress of Psychotherapy Psychotherapy: Stronger through diversity June 9, Amsterdam. More information

Trauma in Translation. New Perspectives in Disability Psychotherapy. Disability Psychotherapy Ireland. Friday, 8 June from 09:30 to 16:15 (IST). Swords, Co. DublinLink.

Supervisor training: understanding sex addiction; a supervisors perspective. Tuesday 12th June. 6.30pm-9.30pm. Knock Counselling Centre.  

Galway Rape Crisis Centre requires psychological support workers for the Sexual Assault Treatment Unit to provide psychological support to males/females attending the unit in the immediate aftermath of a sexual assault. Visit: www.galwayrcc.org/satu

‘Addiction and Loss’ 14th June, ‘Exploring the Relationship Between Culture, Religion and Bereavement’ 15th June, ‘Supporting Employees who are Grieving’ 21st June, ‘Mindfulness, Self-Compassion and the Journey of Bereavement’ 22nd June, ‘Exploring Spirituality at End of Life’ 28th June. Venue: The Irish Hospice Foundation,  https://hospicefoundation.ie/education-training/bereavement-training/workshops/  

Summer Art camp including: Attend 27 June or 12th July: Creativity in the supervisory space: Jean Strong, Art Therapist, Psychotherapist, MIACP Supervisor. Brochure.

Summer workshop will take place in Slí an Chroí, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow from Saturday, June 30th to Saturday July 7th. ‘The Lover’s Journey’. by Fergus John Lalor Email: fergus.lalor@upcmail.ie

Emotion-Focused Therapy for Couples – Level 1: Link.

Dr. Gabor Maté - Health And Healing Through Mind-Body Unity - 2 Day Workshop - Cork. 30th June. UCC, Cork: Link.

Trauma Summit, 27/28 June, Belfast. Link.

New York Times Bestselling Author David Kessler on ‘Finding Hope and Healing after Loss’. July 5th. Link. Booking form.

International Psychodrama training in Vienna and conducted by prominent international psychodrama trainers. Link.

International Summer Psychotherapy Masterclass. August 24-29, Warsaw. Website

A Tormented World – How Can Psychotherapy Help Us. Aug. 30 - Sept. 1 Warsaw, More information | Website


September/October etc.

Tivoli Institute are accepting applications for the new MA in humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (Clinical). (Level 9 on the QQI National Framework of Qualifications validated by IT Carlow). Commencing October 2018 (Weekend based). Link

Baby Bonding Practitioner Training (28+ weeks of pregnancy to early years) 29th/30th September. Flannerys hotel, Renmore, Galway. Email ireland@bigtoeslittletoes.org  

EAIP Conference - Roots and Gifts of Integrative Psychotherapy October 12,  Prague, More information

The Irish Institute for Biosynthesis are accepting applications for their one year Advanced Post Qualifying Certificate in Biosynthesis Trauma and depth-psychology oriented Psychotherapy in partnership with Dr. David Boadella and the International Institute for Biiosynthesis in Switzerland. Biosynthesis Psychotherapy has been scientifically recognised by the European Association for Psychotherapy since 1998. Commencing January 2019 and closing date for applications is 29th June 2018. For course programme and booking form please contact jenny@primarytherapy.ie


Therapy rooms for renting here. Available In Galway, Wexford, Co. Clare, Limerick, Dublin, and Cork.


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