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Colin Heffernan

Psychotherapist /Councillor

Colin gained his Masters in Health Psychology in Sheffield Hallam University in the UK in 2011. He has a BA (Honours) Counselling & Psychotherapy in Cork Institute of Technology.


His style of counselling is client-led and holistic, drawing on various approaches such as Person-Centred Therapy, Gestalt and Transactional Analysis to help clients meet the challenges they are facing.


His practice centres on the belief that the client arrives with their own answers and that the role of the therapist is to assist them in unlocking this inner knowledge and potential.


He has a particular interest in anxiety management and has undertaken certified professional training with the Irish Mindfulness Academy.

Colin Heffernan

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