Margaret is a qualified humanistic and integrative counsellor /psychotherapist, a graduate of Turning Point Training Institute (Dublin) and Dublin City University (DCU). Her training is recognised by the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (IAHIP), the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) and the European Association for Integrative Psychotherapy (EAIP).
In addition to seeing clients in Carlow and Naas, Margaret also sees clients in Kilkenny at the Ayrfield Medical Centre, Grange Road, Kilkenny.
Margaret has worked for the past seven years in mental health areas with organisations such as St Mary’s Hospice, Blackrock, Co Dublin, the Samaritans, Dublin (Head Office) and various private practices in Dublin/Kildare/Carlow. Her theoretical background is a humanistic/ person-centred psychotherapy, using psychodynamic models. However, Margaret specialises in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), which allows an integrative approach regarding therapy. Margaret works within the Codes of Ethics and Practice of both IAHIP and IACP ensuring professional best practice.