Online Therapy

  • Award: Certificate of Attendance and Participation. CPD: 6 hours

  • Cost: €95.00 (15% Discount for IICP Students/ Alumni and VCS Counsellors)

    • NOTE: Summer Series Special Offer – Book any two workshops and get a third free (cannot be used in conjunction with alumni discount)
  • Date: Saturday, 31 August 2019

  • Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm


The concept of working with clients online has been around for some time; however, the fact that so much of our lives is now connected online, along with technology being so commonplace, has led to a greater desire among clients and therapists to explore online therapy as an alternative or supplement to traditional methods.

Course Content

As technology has advanced, so too has therapist and client interest in harnessing new platforms for therapeutic work. This course will introduce participants to a range of topics related to online therapy, including:

  • Types of online therapy
  • Efficacy Levels
  • The advantages and risks of online therapy
  • Working as an online therapist
  • Legal and Ethical considerations
  • Future directions


  • Saturday, 31 August 2019, 9:30am – 4:30pm

Who Should Apply:

  • This course will be of interest to mental health professionals and students who are interested in learning more about the subject area.


  • Certificate of Attendance and Participation
  • CPD: 6 hours


  • €95.00 (15% Discount for IICP Students/ Alumni and VCS Counsellors)
  • This course is part of IICP’s Summer Series and eligible for our 3 for 2 offer so book any two summer series workshops and get a third one free!

    • Note: The discount for IICP Students / Alumni and VCS Counsellors cannot be used in conjunction with the 3 for 2 offer.


Getting Started

You have the option of either applying online through our online application form or else by downloading an application form and sending it along with your payment to the IICP office.

  • To apply and pay online, simply click the below button and complete the online application form.
  • Click the below button to download an application form.
  • Email the completed application form to

If you have any trouble at any stage of the application please click here to get in touch and we will be happy to help.

About the Workshop Facilitator

Michael O’Carroll
Michael O’CarrollCPD Facilitator
BSc (Hons), MIACP
Michael is the founder of Therapy Academy and He is a practicing face-to-face and online therapist in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary.
He has a BSc in Counseling & Psychotherapy and is an accredited member of IACP. He has previously worked for Cuan Mhuire and Pieta House, before setting up in Private Practice