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Therapy Rooms to Rent

Beautiful Consulting Rooms at Oscailt Integrative Health Centre Situated in the heart of Dublin 4, Oscailt is home to a variety of integrative health practitioners dedicated to serving both the local and wider community.  We have a variety of large group rooms and smaller consulting rooms available.  Many of the rooms are furnished with plinths […]

Covid-19 – Ask the Psychotherapist

What Kind Of Emotional Impact Are You Seeing With People During This Pandemic?  Some people are feeling overwhelmed (lonely, abandoned, fearful, confused, panicked, trapped, resentful, angry, frustrated, sad, hopeless, numb), while others are bottling up their feelings. Some people are enjoying having more time to themselves, while others wonder where time has gone. Some people […]

The Irish Council For Psychotherapy is Recruiting for a CEO (Part-Time)

The Irish Council For Psychotherapy is Recruiting for a Part-Time Chief Executive Officer  The Organisation The Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP) is the national umbrella body for psychotherapy in Ireland. Currently it represents over 1,500 psychotherapists nationwide. It is also the national awarding body for the European Certificate of Psychotherapy. The objectives of ICP are […]

Covid-19 – Ask the Psychotherapist

What Kind Of Emotional Impact Are You Seeing With People During This Pandemic? The words I hear most from clients are ‘strange’ and ‘weird’ to describe their view of the times we are in. The crisis has ensured the familiar has become almost unfamiliar; this is the ground on which anxieties of all kinds can […]

ICP Update Regarding Return to Work Safely Protocol

It is appreciated that significant planning may be required to move to a new model of operating with the challenges of COVID-19, however, it is the responsibility of employers (and self-employed persons) to apply a risk-based approach to returning to work and to prepare to apply the precautions necessary to comply fully with the public health […]

Covid-19 – Ask the Psychotherapist

What Kind Of Emotional Impact Are You Seeing With People During This Pandemic? The emotional impact can be very mixed, there is anxiety, stress and shock about how fast everything has changed. There is also a lot of grief including anticipatory grief.  Fear of uncertainty. How Is Psychotherapy Helping? Psychotherapy is helping by being available […]

Covid-19 – Ask the Psychotherapist

What Kind Of Emotional Impact Are You Seeing With People During This Pandemic?  The emotional impact depends on how people were before this all began. It creates a lot of anxiety for people who have already been bereaved. How Is Psychotherapy Helping?  It offers a safe space, even online, to be heard. What Might You […]

Covid-19 – Ask the Psychotherapist

What kind of emotional impact are you seeing with people during this pandemic? Increased levels of anxiety, fear, frustration and loneliness. Empathy and gratitude are increasing in some people, however, but the emotional impact seems to vary from day-to-day (‘comes in waves’). How is psychotherapy helping? It’s a source of emotional support and connection that […]