Áine has over 8 year’s experience working with Individuals and Couples of varied ages, backgrounds and cultures. Áine also has over 14 years working as a Social Care Practitioner and Social Care Manager; working with individuals from diverse backgrounds experiencing trauma and various forms of loss and self-esteem issues.
Having managed complex multi-disciplinary Social Care teams in the Homeless sector for over a decade, Áine is passionate about social justice, equality and working to create a safe and respectful space for her clients in order to support their move towards healing and change.
Áine strongly believes in and is guided by the principles of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy. She believes that every client has a choice, responsibility and creativity to bring about their own healing with a holistic approach. She recognises that the therapeutic relationship as central to this process and welcomes every client with warmth and acceptance.
In order to deepen the therapeutic process and move towards the active exploration of the client’s experience, Áine uses a variety of approaches including Psychodynamic, Process Oriented Psychotherapy, Gestalt, Energy Therapy Technique and Post-Traumatic Stress, Trauma Informed Practice.
Áine’s Qualifications & Education
Áine holds a MSc in Counselling and Psychotherapy from the University of Northampton / Dublin Counselling and Therapy Centre, a Higher Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy (Level 9, NQF) from Dublin Counselling and Therapy Centre, and a Bachelors Degree from Queen’s University Belfast
Áine is an accredited member of the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (IAHIP) and abides by their code of ethics. She attends training workshops and seminars to further her professional development, and has regular supervision.
Áine Works With:
- Adults (over 18)
Please note that this is only a snapshot of the issues Áine works with. Please use the contact form above for further enquiries.