IICP Faculty

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Dr. Marcella Finnerty
Dr. Marcella FinnertyChairperson and Programme Director
B.A., M.A., M.Sc., Postgrad Diploma Clinical Supervision (Psychology). D.Psych (Prof). Marcella is an accredited counsellor and supervisor and holds the……
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Caitríona Kearns
Caitríona KearnsDean of Academic Affairs and Registrar
P.G. Diploma in Pluralistic Counselling & Psychotherapy, P.G. Cert, Training & Education, B.Sc. Counselling and Psychotherapy, Dip. Addiction Studies, MIACP, MWGII. Caitríona is a ….
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At IICP we are proud to have a teaching faculty of outstanding quality and professionalism.

From PhD Professors, to internationally renowned speakers, our faculty team is the backbone which ensures we continue to provide excellence in all areas of Counselling & Psychotherapy training.
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Our Invaluable Teaching Faculty

Prof. John McLeod
Prof. John McLeodMA Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
John McLeod is Emeritus Professor of Counselling at the University of Abertay Dundee. He is committed to promoting the relevance of research as a…..
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Prof. Michael O'Rourke
Prof. Michael O'RourkePost Grad Diploma Programme Leader
Ph.D; M.A; M Ed; CMIGC; H.Dip Ed.Professor O’Rourke is a lecturer at the School of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin on the Doctoral Degree in…
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Dr. Marguerite Woods
Dr. Marguerite WoodsStage 4 Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Teaching & Learning in Higher Education), Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) (B.Soc.Sc)…
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Eamonn McElwee
Eamonn McElweeStage 3 Clinical Placement Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
BA, MA, MPS, H.Dip.Ed, MIACP, MIITD Eamon McElwee is an accredited counsellor and….
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Dermot O'Neill
Dermot O'NeillStage 2 Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
B.A., B.D., L.Ph., Basic Week Instructor and Practicum Supervisor WGII. Dermot works in private practice as a counsellor, supervisor, trainer and facilitator….
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Ann Frey
Ann FreyStage 1 Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
M.Sc. (Clinical Supervision), B.Sc. (Counselling and Psychotherapy), Advanced Diploma in Supervision, MIACP and Accredited Supervisor…..
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David O'Regan
David O'ReganHead of Undergraduate Studies
MIACP, MA in Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy, BA (Hons) in Counselling and Psychotherapy, Diploma in Life Coaching, Certificate in CBT….
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Dr. Maria Quinlan
Dr. Maria QuinlanModule Lecturer
PhD Social Work and Social Policy, MA Sociology, BA (Hons) Sociology and Economics. Maria is a member of the Sociological Association of Ireland…..
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Dr. Eve Watson
Dr. Eve WatsonModule Lecturer
Eve Watson, Ph.D. is a psychoanalytic practitioner, clinical supervisor and academic. She is involved in teaching and training in psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and…
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Padraig O'Morain
Padraig O'MorainModule Lecturer & CPD Facilitator
M.A. (Creative Writing), B.Sc. (Hon. Psychology), MIACP and Supervisor, MWGII, Diploma in Counselling, Graduate Member of British Psychological Society…
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Stephen Rowen
Stephen RowenModule Lecturer
Stephen Rowen, a native of Boston, Massachusetts is a specialist in the area of addiction treatment. He holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the Boston College Graduate….
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Christy Kenneally
Christy KenneallyModule Lecturer
Christy Kenneally is an Irish author, speaker, poet, TV presenter and scriptwriter who is well known for his books and lectures on the subject of bereavement and dealing with loss…
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Gayle Kearney
Gayle Kearney Module Lecturer & Child and Adolescent Specialist
MIBECPT, MIAPTP, holds a Master’s Degree in Practice Based Play therapy, a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Care and Education, and a…
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Clair Breen
Clair BreenQQI Level 7 Module Lecturer
BA (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy, Dip. Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, MIACP, Professional Certificate in …
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Chris Murphy
Chris MurphyModule Lecturer
M.Sc., MIACP and Supervisor, MIAAAC and Supervisor, MWGII and Adv. Supervisor. Chris Murphy is the director of alcohol services for Crosscare…
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Philip James
Philip JamesModule Lecturer & CPD Facilitator
Philip James trained as a psychiatric nurse in Dublin 1999 and was appointed as the first Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adolescent Substance Misuse in…
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Pamela Patchell
Pamela PatchellQQI Level 6 Certificate Lecturer
BA (Hons) Counselling & psychotherapy, Dip. Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, professional certificates in CBT…
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Donna Bacon,
Donna Bacon,Module Lecturer
M.Sc Clinical Psychology, B.A. Psychology (Hons), Dip Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, Cert CBT. Donna began her clinical experience working…
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