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15 06, 2015

Derek Portwood Award

By | 2016-06-22T17:37:21+00:00 June 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

IICP would like to congratulate Dr. Marcella Finnerty, our founder and CEO, for being awarded the Derek Portwood Award for a Final Project that makes a Significant Professional Impact. This award is granted by the Doctorial Team at the Metanoia Institute to acknowledge the outstanding work of it's doctoral students [...]

3 06, 2015

M.A. in Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy – First Year Feedback

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:23+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Courses|0 Comments

Sociological Context of Mental Health The things I found most helpful, interesting or useful from this module. I loved this three day focus on Sociology and looking at Mental Health from this perspective.  Sociology was my first academic subject at third level and as my imagination and the lens through [...]

9 03, 2015

Mick Cooper Workshop

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:23+00:00 March 9th, 2015|Events|0 Comments

The weekend of March 6th saw Professor Mick Cooper visit IICP Education and Training. On Friday, he facilitated the Master’s programme in Pluralistic counselling and psychotherapy, an approach devised by Mick and his colleague Professor John McLeod. The pluralistic framework fits with the IICP ethos of an integrated approach to [...]

25 02, 2015

Training as a Therapist – Triona Kearns

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:23+00:00 February 25th, 2015|General Interest, Therapy|0 Comments

For many, taking the first steps into training in counselling and psychotherapy is an exciting and daunting endeavour. The desire to help others, to facilitate change and to create a space where people can explore their own path is one that is rooted in many things. Have we encountered difficulties [...]

28 04, 2014

Inaugural IICP Internal Research Conference

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:24+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Events|0 Comments

The Inaugural IICP Internal Research Conference took place on Monday the 28th April 2014. Marcella Finnerty chaired the event and research was presented by past BA students Mark O'Mahony, Dermot O'Neill and Antonia Colon Timlin. Poster presentations of their research were presented by Orla Killeen and Barbara Egan. The keynote [...]

31 03, 2014

Reflection by Padraig O’Morain MIACP

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:24+00:00 March 31st, 2014|General Interest|0 Comments

Counselling is a relatively recent arrival to Ireland. While marriage counselling services were established in the 1960s, the one-to-one counselling with which we are familiar today began to flourish in the past 25 years. This, it seems to me, coincided with a falling-off in the sense of community and belonging, [...]

21 02, 2014

Marcella Finnerty Awarded Carl Berkeley Memorial Award

By | 2016-11-07T11:55:24+00:00 February 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments

IICP are delighted to announce that Marcella Finnerty was awarded The Carl Berkeley Memorial Award at this year’s AGM of the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy. The Carl Berkeley Award aims to honour a person who makes an outstanding service contribution to the professions of Counselling and Psychotherapy and [...]