Approach: Humanistic/Person Centred Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness
Qualification: Tim’s qualification was integrative in approach and trained him in a wide variety of therapeutic orientations including: Person Centred, Existential, CBT, ACT and Psychodynamic. His other qualifications include a Diploma in Addiction Studies from Dublin Business School, a Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy from PCI College and a Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy from PCI College. He is committed to continuing professional development and education.
Tim is a Professional Member of the Association for Contextual Behavioural Science (ACBS), a member of the Psychologists Protection Society (PPS) and a pre-accredited member of the Irish Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (IACP). He also attends regular supervision as part of his ethical commitment to his work.
Tim is available for both short term, solution focused work and long term therapy.
Tim’s work with clients is based on empirically validated methods that are tailored to help each individual attain their therapeutic goals. These methods include: working at relational depth, mindfulness skills, values clarification, diffusion from unhelpful thinking and self-concepts, behavioural activation, developing insight, self-awareness and self-compassion. The research into what accounts for positive outcomes in psychotherapy is clear. Methods and interventions are secondary compared to the importance of the therapeutic relationship. With this understanding, Tim knows that it is the quality of his presence, empathy, and respect that makes the most difference to clients lives.
Tim is available to work with adults.
Tim has experience working with a wide variety of presenting issues ranging from personal development to suicidality and drug addiction. Tim works with a deep conviction that therapy must be built on a foundation of mutual trust and respect. To this end, he works to empower and support clients on their journey towards a rich, full and meaningful life.
Areas of specialisation:
- Personal development