Counselling in Newtownmountkennedy

Photo of Wicklow Psychotherapy, Counsellor in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Wicklow Psychotherapy
Counsellor, MA, NAPCP
Verified
Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow A63
Whether you are looking for support, a listening ear, want to explore different points of view, or have a need to shine a light on past/present issues, I will work with you in a genuine, respectful and collaborative manner. I work integratively. Dream exploration and therapeutic art/writing exercises are optional.
Whether you are looking for support, a listening ear, want to explore different points of view, or have a need to shine a light on past/present issues, I will work with you in a genuine, respectful and collaborative manner. I work integratively. Dream exploration and therapeutic art/writing exercises are optional.
(01) 267 6675 x68 View (01) 267 6675 x68
Photo of Ann Marie Taylor, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Ann Marie Taylor
Psychotherapist
Verified
Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow A63
Are you in a relationship that was once great but is now struggling? Are you stressed by constant conflict, or worried that you are drifting apart? Are you scared that you are heading for divorce but have already tried couples counselling? Then you’ve come to the right place! I can help you move from where you are now to where you’d like to be. Let me show you how to overcome the difficulties that stand in the way of your happiness & repair and rebuild you relationship & home life — to create a loving, supportive relationship that lasts!
Are you in a relationship that was once great but is now struggling? Are you stressed by constant conflict, or worried that you are drifting apart? Are you scared that you are heading for divorce but have already tried couples counselling? Then you’ve come to the right place! I can help you move from where you are now to where you’d like to be. Let me show you how to overcome the difficulties that stand in the way of your happiness & repair and rebuild you relationship & home life — to create a loving, supportive relationship that lasts!
(01) 267 6517 x38 View (01) 267 6517 x38
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Rosa Montague
Psychotherapist, MSc
1 Endorsed
Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow A63
Not accepting new clients
My aim is to offer a safe space for clients to explore their issues in a non-judgemental, empathetic and genuine way. In this supportive environment, clients have an opportunity to understand their feelings, their reactions and behaviours openly.
My aim is to offer a safe space for clients to explore their issues in a non-judgemental, empathetic and genuine way. In this supportive environment, clients have an opportunity to understand their feelings, their reactions and behaviours openly.
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Laura Coffey
Psychotherapist, MSc
Verified
Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow A63
Hi, I'm Laura. As a Children's Therapist, I am dedicated to providing a safe and supportive environment for young people to explore and express their emotions. I understand that verbalising feelings can be challenging for children, especially at a young age, which is why I utilize various techniques, such as art, play, storytelling, puppets, games and sand, to facilitate their self-expression in a child-friendly manner. This approach allows for a deeper understanding of their experiences, assists in processing difficult emotions and facilitates growth and healing.
Hi, I'm Laura. As a Children's Therapist, I am dedicated to providing a safe and supportive environment for young people to explore and express their emotions. I understand that verbalising feelings can be challenging for children, especially at a young age, which is why I utilize various techniques, such as art, play, storytelling, puppets, games and sand, to facilitate their self-expression in a child-friendly manner. This approach allows for a deeper understanding of their experiences, assists in processing difficult emotions and facilitates growth and healing.
(01) 267 6570 x47 View (01) 267 6570 x47
Photo of Aaron Hanway, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Aaron Hanway
Psychotherapist, MSc, MIACP
Verified
Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow A63
With two decades of experience in mental health, I bring a deep understanding of psychology to my practice at Wicklow Counselling and Psychology. Whether you're navigating the complexities of relationships or facing personal challenges like anxiety, depression, or trauma, I'm here to provide a supportive environment and expert guidance for both individuals and couples to explore and understand their issues more deeply.
With two decades of experience in mental health, I bring a deep understanding of psychology to my practice at Wicklow Counselling and Psychology. Whether you're navigating the complexities of relationships or facing personal challenges like anxiety, depression, or trauma, I'm here to provide a supportive environment and expert guidance for both individuals and couples to explore and understand their issues more deeply.
(01) 267 6552 x96 View (01) 267 6552 x96

More Therapists Nearby

Photo of Kilcoole Counselling, Counsellor in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Kilcoole Counselling
Counsellor, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Not accepting new clients
Address what's on your mind, or what's going on in your life, with an experienced, understanding, and empathetic professional.
Address what's on your mind, or what's going on in your life, with an experienced, understanding, and empathetic professional.
(01) 267 6641 x22 View (01) 267 6641 x22
Photo of Robert Paul Harris, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Robert Paul Harris
Psychotherapist, MA, MIACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63  (Online Only)
I've been working with clients for over thirty years. I am a peaceful listening presence for men and women of all ages. I also specialise in seeing couples and families. I work online. I help you to clarify your own goals and commit to gently nudging you when you seem to be getting off track... I provide a safe space to unpack your troubles and your pain, so that you may continue on your road to increased wellbeing out in the world, with those you love and help yourself....
I've been working with clients for over thirty years. I am a peaceful listening presence for men and women of all ages. I also specialise in seeing couples and families. I work online. I help you to clarify your own goals and commit to gently nudging you when you seem to be getting off track... I provide a safe space to unpack your troubles and your pain, so that you may continue on your road to increased wellbeing out in the world, with those you love and help yourself....
(01) 267 6527 x58 View (01) 267 6527 x58
Photo of Siobhan Bardon, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Siobhan Bardon
Psychotherapist, MIACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Are you feeling stressed or anxious, sad or depressed ? Have you suffered loss or bereavement ? Do you want to make sense of a challenging issue and abolish your self-critic and enhance your self-esteem ? Siobhan has worked with a varied range of people and presenting issues and she focuses on creating a supportive relationship for positive and constructive therapy. Drawing from a variety of theories, Siobhan integrates them to work in a way that suits each clients needs.
Are you feeling stressed or anxious, sad or depressed ? Have you suffered loss or bereavement ? Do you want to make sense of a challenging issue and abolish your self-critic and enhance your self-esteem ? Siobhan has worked with a varied range of people and presenting issues and she focuses on creating a supportive relationship for positive and constructive therapy. Drawing from a variety of theories, Siobhan integrates them to work in a way that suits each clients needs.
(01) 267 6595 x38 View (01) 267 6595 x38
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BobCat Integrative Consulting
Counsellor, MA
1 Endorsed
Greystones, County Wicklow A63  (Online Only)
The last few years have brought stresses and worries to the surface for many who were coping ok before the pandemic (and all that these recent times have brought us)... Relationships have been strained, family dynamics have been stretched and tested. More and more teens and adults, young and old, have been pondering the more existential questions. Finding deeper meaning and values for continuing to live in a world with so much trouble and trauma has become more important to us. We're searching to find purpose and a sense of belonging, meaning and value. What are your deepest, truest values? Together we can discover your roadmap.
The last few years have brought stresses and worries to the surface for many who were coping ok before the pandemic (and all that these recent times have brought us)... Relationships have been strained, family dynamics have been stretched and tested. More and more teens and adults, young and old, have been pondering the more existential questions. Finding deeper meaning and values for continuing to live in a world with so much trouble and trauma has become more important to us. We're searching to find purpose and a sense of belonging, meaning and value. What are your deepest, truest values? Together we can discover your roadmap.
(01) 267 6527 x71 View (01) 267 6527 x71
Photo of Kate Shannon, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Kate Shannon
Psychotherapist, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
2 Endorsed
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
I really believe in the power of therapy as a way to evoke meaningful change; whether its from ongoing struggles, self -limiting beliefs, harmful behaviours or painful cycles in relationships. My approach to therapy is from a contemporary, integrative and compassion-focused perspective. The therapeutic relationship between client and therapist can help facilitate personal growth, the healing of wounds and acceptance of self. Its my aim to help you feel safe to creatively explore options, find out what you may need, and give you support during challenging times.
I really believe in the power of therapy as a way to evoke meaningful change; whether its from ongoing struggles, self -limiting beliefs, harmful behaviours or painful cycles in relationships. My approach to therapy is from a contemporary, integrative and compassion-focused perspective. The therapeutic relationship between client and therapist can help facilitate personal growth, the healing of wounds and acceptance of self. Its my aim to help you feel safe to creatively explore options, find out what you may need, and give you support during challenging times.
(01) 267 6692 x43 View (01) 267 6692 x43
Photo of The Healing Mind , Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
The Healing Mind
Psychotherapist, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
I am Melissa, I have a BSC (Hons) degree in integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy,I also offer a sliding scale for clients who are unemployed or in need of a low cost service. I specialise in anxiety, trauma, depression, grief, relationships, self worth, OCD, addiction, pregnancy, fertility and postnatal and disabilities. I aim to make pure genuine connections with my clients and creating a warmth, non-judgemental and safe space where clients can speak about what is on their mind and can explore their emotions and feel comfortable and supported within this space. Within this time I help clients become the best version of themself.
I am Melissa, I have a BSC (Hons) degree in integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy,I also offer a sliding scale for clients who are unemployed or in need of a low cost service. I specialise in anxiety, trauma, depression, grief, relationships, self worth, OCD, addiction, pregnancy, fertility and postnatal and disabilities. I aim to make pure genuine connections with my clients and creating a warmth, non-judgemental and safe space where clients can speak about what is on their mind and can explore their emotions and feel comfortable and supported within this space. Within this time I help clients become the best version of themself.
(01) 267 6527 x42 View (01) 267 6527 x42
Photo of Martin Dunlea in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Martin Dunlea
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
I help people to feel calmer, think straighter, and act better. If your issue is anxiety, stress, depression, panic attacks, ptsd, or relationship problems, then I understand how stressed and exhausted you must feel. My goal is to get you feeling better from the very first session. I offer a free 20 minute phone consultation to help you decide if my approach is the right fit for you. Get in touch today.
I help people to feel calmer, think straighter, and act better. If your issue is anxiety, stress, depression, panic attacks, ptsd, or relationship problems, then I understand how stressed and exhausted you must feel. My goal is to get you feeling better from the very first session. I offer a free 20 minute phone consultation to help you decide if my approach is the right fit for you. Get in touch today.
(01) 267 6622 x18 View (01) 267 6622 x18
Photo of Pradeep Kumar Chadha, Psychiatrist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Pradeep Kumar Chadha
Psychiatrist
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Having genes for a mental illness is less than half of the story. Exposure to traumas is the essential other part that causes a disturbance in transmitters and hormones in the body. My clients contact me when they are looking for help for reducing psychiatric medications or before taking them. My experience and training involves helping a client process their traumas to heal them emotionally and with food supplements following Walsh protocol. In this format, food supplements are prescribed instead of psychotropic medications that participate in hormonal and neurotransmitter metabolism. I can speak English, Hindi/ Urdu and Punjabi.
Having genes for a mental illness is less than half of the story. Exposure to traumas is the essential other part that causes a disturbance in transmitters and hormones in the body. My clients contact me when they are looking for help for reducing psychiatric medications or before taking them. My experience and training involves helping a client process their traumas to heal them emotionally and with food supplements following Walsh protocol. In this format, food supplements are prescribed instead of psychotropic medications that participate in hormonal and neurotransmitter metabolism. I can speak English, Hindi/ Urdu and Punjabi.
(01) 267 6536 x99 View (01) 267 6536 x99
Photo of Zoe Elizabeth Dixon, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Zoe Elizabeth Dixon
Psychotherapist, DCounsPsych, MIACP
Verified
Kilcoole, County Wicklow A63
I have worked in the area of Counselling Psychotherapy for the past 10 years. In my private practice, I work with Adolescents ( 12years +), their Parents/ Guardians , Adults and people with disabilities. I have an integrative humanistic approach to therapy, whereby the client leads the way on their own healing journey and I walk along side them through that journey. The main areas that I work with are; Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Trauma, Sexuality, IVF, PND, Relationship Difficulties, Parenting, Parental Separation, School Refusal, Bullying, Poor Mental Health, OCD, Difficult Life Transitions, Low Self-Esteem, ADHD and ASD.
I have worked in the area of Counselling Psychotherapy for the past 10 years. In my private practice, I work with Adolescents ( 12years +), their Parents/ Guardians , Adults and people with disabilities. I have an integrative humanistic approach to therapy, whereby the client leads the way on their own healing journey and I walk along side them through that journey. The main areas that I work with are; Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Trauma, Sexuality, IVF, PND, Relationship Difficulties, Parenting, Parental Separation, School Refusal, Bullying, Poor Mental Health, OCD, Difficult Life Transitions, Low Self-Esteem, ADHD and ASD.
(01) 267 6527 x16 View (01) 267 6527 x16
Photo of Aneta Gawin, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Aneta Gawin
Psychotherapist, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
I see every person as unique, their difference as their beauty, and their inability or struggle as a potential for growth and creative adjustment. I meet clients where they are at in their life journey, through authentic relational encounters and genuine curiosity.
I see every person as unique, their difference as their beauty, and their inability or struggle as a potential for growth and creative adjustment. I meet clients where they are at in their life journey, through authentic relational encounters and genuine curiosity.
(01) 267 6595 x33 View (01) 267 6595 x33
Photo of Cady Walker, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Cady Walker
Psychotherapist, DCounsPsych, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Starting therapy can be daunting and feel a little bit scary at times, that’s why I am here to help support you every step of the way. Offering a safe place for you to be heard and understood. I work with a multiple of presentations including but not limited to depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, stress, self-harm, adoption, bereavement, and body image. Collaboration for me is impetrative and this ensures your needs are met and understood.
Starting therapy can be daunting and feel a little bit scary at times, that’s why I am here to help support you every step of the way. Offering a safe place for you to be heard and understood. I work with a multiple of presentations including but not limited to depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, stress, self-harm, adoption, bereavement, and body image. Collaboration for me is impetrative and this ensures your needs are met and understood.
(01) 267 6527 x95 View (01) 267 6527 x95
Photo of Jennifer Marshall, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Jennifer Marshall
Psychotherapist, MA, APPI
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Waitlist for new clients
I have worked in a variety of clinical settings within the mental health sector including hospitals and student counselling services. My broad range of experience includes working with psychiatric diagnoses and those affected by anxiety, stress, depression, low self-esteem, ruminating thoughts, relationship difficulties, bereavement, loneliness and isolation. I have a particular interest in women's mental health with a specific interest in pregnancy related issues, motherhood and pre/post natal depression.
I have worked in a variety of clinical settings within the mental health sector including hospitals and student counselling services. My broad range of experience includes working with psychiatric diagnoses and those affected by anxiety, stress, depression, low self-esteem, ruminating thoughts, relationship difficulties, bereavement, loneliness and isolation. I have a particular interest in women's mental health with a specific interest in pregnancy related issues, motherhood and pre/post natal depression.
(01) 267 6536 x76 View (01) 267 6536 x76
Photo of Robert Lewis, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Robert Lewis
Psychotherapist, MA, MIAHIP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
It's normal to struggle from time to time, be it from the past, the present, or what happens next. I offer 1-1 psychotherapy and coaching, exploring issues such as depression, anxiety, stress, resilience, trauma, workplace performance, sexuality, sexual abuse, identity, and finding meaning. Alongside therapy, I offer training in resilience, productivity, meaning, stress, and leadership development. I also offer sessions outdoors in parks in Dublin.
It's normal to struggle from time to time, be it from the past, the present, or what happens next. I offer 1-1 psychotherapy and coaching, exploring issues such as depression, anxiety, stress, resilience, trauma, workplace performance, sexuality, sexual abuse, identity, and finding meaning. Alongside therapy, I offer training in resilience, productivity, meaning, stress, and leadership development. I also offer sessions outdoors in parks in Dublin.
(01) 267 6536 x71 View (01) 267 6536 x71
Photo of Rachel Rigley, Psychotherapist in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Rachel Rigley
Psychotherapist, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Verified
Greystones, County Wicklow A63
Choosing to come to therapy may seem daunting, and yet if you have come this far you have already made the first step. Simply put, life can become difficult for us sometimes and we may need more support than our friends and family can offer. If you are experiencing feelings of being lost or stuck, sadness, anxiety or stress or simply that you just don't know what is wrong but things just don't feel right, then therapy can help.
Choosing to come to therapy may seem daunting, and yet if you have come this far you have already made the first step. Simply put, life can become difficult for us sometimes and we may need more support than our friends and family can offer. If you are experiencing feelings of being lost or stuck, sadness, anxiety or stress or simply that you just don't know what is wrong but things just don't feel right, then therapy can help.
(01) 267 6517 x42 View (01) 267 6517 x42
Photo of Mikéla Shields, Counsellor in Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Mikéla Shields
Counsellor, Pre-Accredited Member IACP
Greystones, County Wicklow A63  (Online Only)
Not accepting new clients
I offer online counselling via video chat Zoom and by phone call, As i have worked with individuals with addiction issues key working and counselling for 7years and now with individuals with intellectual disabilities in a residential setting. I also have experience working with those who have experienced domestic violence. I believe empathy is key in all we do and say. I aim to provide this in all my interactions with individuals and using integrative modalities.
I offer online counselling via video chat Zoom and by phone call, As i have worked with individuals with addiction issues key working and counselling for 7years and now with individuals with intellectual disabilities in a residential setting. I also have experience working with those who have experienced domestic violence. I believe empathy is key in all we do and say. I aim to provide this in all my interactions with individuals and using integrative modalities.
085 234 6279 View 085 234 6279

How does your Counsellor compare?

Number of Counsellors in Newtownmountkennedy

< 10

Counsellors in Newtownmountkennedy who prioritize treating:

100% Anxiety
100% Coping Skills
100% Self Esteem
80% Relationship Issues
80% Trauma and PTSD
60% Depression
60% ADHD

Average years in practice

5 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

100% Aviva
100% Irish Life
100% Laya

How Counsellors in Newtownmountkennedy see their clients

100% In Person and Online

Gender breakdown

80% Female
20% Male

FAQs - About Therapy and Counselling

How can I find a therapist in Newtownmountkennedy?

Search for nearby therapists or counsellors by inputting your city, eircode, or a provider’s name into the search bar. From there, you can filter providers by the issues they treat, cost, insurance, gender, and other factors to find providers who are well-suited to your needs. To navigate between locations within the same country, enter a new city or eircode into the search bar.

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Is everyone in the Psychology Today Therapy Directory a licensed therapist?

Most Counsellors and Psychotherapists listed in the directory are accredited members of the main professional associations, mainly the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) and the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP). Most Psychologists are accredited members of the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI).

Providers whose professional membership or primary credential has been verified by Psychology Today are signified by a “Verified” symbol. Given that professional memberships are not a statutory requirement in Ireland, certain qualified professionals or organisations may choose not to maintain such memberships despite possessing the necessary qualifications. They may be selectively included without the “Verified” seal.

What’s the difference between a psychologist, a therapist, and a counsellor?

Counsellors, psychotherapists and psychologists can all provide counselling or talking therapy and have credentials and supervised, practical experience that enable them to do so in Ireland. Psychologists have earned a doctoral degree in psychology and many are accredited members of the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI). Counsellors and Psychotherapists are not required to have a doctoral degree, but to belong to a professional organisation such as the IACP or ICP, they must complete a minimum of an NFQ Level 7 programme with 100 hours of clinical experience and a minimum of 450 hours of post-training clinical experience under clinical supervision.

What type of therapy is right for me?

The type of therapy best suited to a particular individual depends on several factors, including their primary reason for seeking therapy, their preferred timeline (some therapy types last for a set number of sessions, while others are open-ended), and their personality and preferences—some may prefer a more structured approach. For many individuals, multiple types of therapy could provide a good fit.

How much does therapy cost?

The cost of therapy depends on a number of variables, including location and the therapist’s experience and training. On average, a therapy session in Ireland could cost between €50 – €90 when seeing a counsellor and €75 - €120 or more when seeing a clinical psychologist. If you have private insurance, your plan may cover some if not all of your sessions. You should contact your insurance provider to determine if they provide coverage for therapy sessions and to determine what, if any, requirements they might have in order for your sessions to be covered, such as a referral from your GP or medical specialist.

What are more affordable or low cost therapy solutions?

Many therapists offer sliding scale payments, usually on a limited number of slots, which consists in an agreement between the therapist and a client to pay a reduced rate. Therapists who provide such arrangements often consider the client's income or ability to pay, but the extent of the discount is ultimately at the therapist's discretion. Furthermore, while group therapy may have different goals and benefits compared to individual therapy, it can be a more affordable solution to address certain types of issues.

If you are struggling to access therapy due to budget constraints, you could also consider public funded mental health services. The National Counselling Service (NCS) is a government-funded service that provides short to medium term counselling and psychotherapy for free to individuals who have experienced trauma or abuse. The service can be accessed by GP referral or self-referral.

Is online therapy cheaper than in-person therapy?

Many therapists charge the same amount for online therapy as they do for in-person therapy—though clients may still find this cost-effective if it cuts down on their transportation costs. Health insurance plans often offer equivalent coverage for online and in-person therapy; indeed, in many places, they are legally required to do so. Text-based or on-demand therapy apps may be cheaper than traditional one-on-one psychotherapy; however, the practice may be less effective and is not likely to be covered by insurance.

Is online therapy a good option?

Therapy conducted online can be just as effective as in-person therapy, as long as there is a strong alliance between the client and the therapist. To find a therapist who provides telehealth services to clients in your area, click “Online Therapy” on the directory homepage and search by your city or town or your eircode.

Are therapy sessions confidential?

Therapists who are part of a professional organisation such as the IACP, the ICP, or PSI are bound by an ethical framework that requires them to uphold a confidentiality agreement. Confidentiality is a crucial part of the therapeutic relationship and only under specific circumstances, such as when there is the potential or known harm to the client or others or when a child is in danger, will a therapist be obligated to break the agreement. These exceptions to the confidentiality agreement are usually discussed during the initial consultation.