Dr. Marcella Finnerty
Dr. Marcella FinnertyCollege President
Dr Marcella Finnerty is College President and Director of Programmes at IICP College. Marcella holds a Doctorate in Psychotherapy from the Metanoia Institute and Middlesex University……

Caitríona Kearns
Caitríona KearnsDirector of Registry & Operations
MA in Pluralistic Counselling & Psychotherapy, P.G. Cert, Training & Education, B.Sc. Counselling and Psychotherapy, Dip. Addiction Studies, MIACP, MWGII. Caitríona is a ….

At IICP College 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 McLeodPCP MA Visiting Professor
John McLeod is Emeritus Professor of Counselling at the University of Abertay Dundee. He is committed to promoting the relevance of research….

Dr. Maria Quinlan
Dr. Maria QuinlanMA Programme Leader & Head of Research
PhD Social Work and Social Policy, MA Sociology, BA (Hons) Sociology and Economics. Maria is a member of the Sociological Association of Ireland…..

Prof. Michael L O'Rourke
Prof. Michael L O'RourkeSenior Lecturer
Professor O’Rourke is a lecturer at Trinity College Dublin and IICP College, on the B.A. (Hons) Degree Programme…

Gayle Kearney
Gayle Kearney C&A MA Programme Leader
MIBECPT, MIAPTP, holds a Master’s Degree in Practice Based Play therapy, a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Care and Education, and a…

David O'Regan
David O'ReganHead of Academic Studies
MIACP, MA in Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy, BA (Hons) in Counselling and Psychotherapy, Diploma in Life Coaching, Certificate in CBT….

Ann Frey
Ann FreyProgramme Leader & Module Lecturer
M.Sc. (Clinical Supervision), B.Sc. (Counselling and Psychotherapy), Advanced Diploma in Supervision, MIACP and Accredited Supervisor…..

Dermot O'Neill
Dermot O'NeillProgramme 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….

Dr. Marguerite Woods
Dr. Marguerite WoodsModule Lecturer
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Teaching & Learning in Higher Education), Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) (B.Soc.Sc)…

Eamonn McElwee
Eamonn McElweeClinical Placement Programme Leader & Module Lecturer
BA, MA, MPS, H.Dip.Ed, MIACP, MIITD Eamon McElwee is an accredited counsellor and….

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…

Dr. Linda Finnegan
Dr. Linda FinneganModule Lecturer
Principal Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist with many years’ experience working in adult mental health…

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…

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….

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…

Pamela Patchell
Pamela PatchellModule Lecturer
BA (Hons) Counselling & psychotherapy, Dip. Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, professional certificates in CBT…

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…