What type of psychotherapy is right for you?

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Through psychotherapy, people of all ages can live happier, healthier and more productive lives. Psychotherapy can help you develop healthier, more effective habits. What is psychotherapy? Grounded in dialogue, psychotherapy provides a supportive environment that allows you to talk openly with someone who’s objective, neutral and nonjudgmental. You and your therapist will work together to identify and change the thought … Read More

MyMind to open new Cork centre

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MyMind is opening a new centre in Cork city to serve the growing demand for affordable mental health support. After opening the Cork branch in 2013, MyMind saw an increase of 86% in appointments in 2017, compared to the previous year. MyMind provided nearly 5,000 appointment to the people of Cork in 2017 alone. The new centre – located at … Read More

An interview with: Geraldine Mulpeter

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Geraldine-Mulpeter

As part of our monthly interview series, we’re talking to MyMind therapist Geraldine Mulpeter about the psychodynamic approach. What is psychodynamic psychotherapy? My own beliefs regarding life and what makes us unique are complemented nicely by the framework of psychodynamic therapy.  It is an approach which is concerned with the internal world of individuals and how we exist in relation … Read More

An Interview with Brenda Pedrosa

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Brenda Pedrosa

This month, we’re talking with MyMind psychotherapist Brenda Pedrosa about her work at MyMind and hypnotherapy. Could you tell me about yourself and your work at MyMind? I’ve been living in Ireland since February 2011. I had decided to live abroad to study English and seek an opportunity to develop my career in my professional area. Fortunately I fell in love with … Read More

An Interview with Seán De Bhulbh

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This month, we’re talking with Gestalt therapist Seán De Bhulbh about his work at MyMind and the Gestalt approach to therapy. What drew you to the area of therapy? When I reached my late thirties I experienced unhappiness and dis-ease in life, my life circumstances and situation.  I found it difficult to enjoy relationships and to feel satisfaction and fulfilment in my work.  … Read More

An Interview with Sinéad Russell

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Sinead Russell

This month, we’ll be talking to psychotherapist Sinéad Russell, who uses an integrative and person-centred approach. What do you do at MyMind? I am a psychotherapist at MyMind. I use an integrative approach. The reason I use this approach is that not every client is the same. Different approaches work for different people – sometimes people decide how they want … Read More

What is a Personality Disorder?

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We’re all individuals with our own unique personalities. The word ‘personality’ refers to the pattern of thoughts, feelings and behaviour that makes each of us the individuals that we are. We are all individuals and don’t always think, feel and behave in exactly the same way – it depends on the situation we are in, the people with us, and … Read More

MyMind intern Kristine tell us what mental health means to her

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My Mind intern Kristine Brouder is studying Psychology at the University of Limerick. In her first blog post, Kristine talks about her experiences with MyMind and what mental health means to her. ‘’Why study Psychology? Are there even any jobs in that field? What is it that interests you about Psychology?’’ These are all questions I’ve encountered since deciding to … Read More