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Psychotherapy Psychotherapy

Long term therapy which provides an opportunity to work through in-depth thoughts and feelings that lead to personal growth.

Diana Hattersley

Diana Hattersley

Bio:
Diana is a specialist gender counsellor, helping clients to talk openly about their transition and improve the quality of their lives.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Person-Centred Therapy qualified to Diploma Level 5
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • Registered Member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)
  • Member of the British Psychological Society
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: 16+, Adults
Therapies offered: GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Dr Lori Beth Bisbey

Dr Lori Beth Bisbey

Bio:
Dr Bisbey is a psychologist and sex and intimacy coach specialising in gender, sex and relationship diversities, and in the treatment of PTSD.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree - Boston
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • British Psychological Society
  • Accredited Advanced GSRD Therapist
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Passport letter session, Formal Diagnosis session
Areas of counselling: PTSD/Trauma, Gender, Sex & Relationship Diversities
Online - Video: Yes

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adults, Families
Therapies offered: Clinical Supervision and Qualified Supervisors - Coaching, Cognitive Behavioural (CBT), Culturally Sensitive, Eclectic, Existential, Experiential Therapy, Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Psychological Testing and Evaluation, Relational, Trauma Focused, Traumatic Incident Reduction

James Byrne

James Byrne

Bio:
James is a counsellor and psychotherapist, providing ‘integrative’ therapies that draw on several schools of therapy. He views presenting issues through a variety of lenses.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • General Nursing BSC
  • Dip, Counselling & Psychotherapy
  • Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy BA
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • IACP
  • WPATH
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sexuality
Online - Video: Yes
In Person:
Phone:
Text:

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Children 12+, Young People, Adults, Older Adults, Families
Therapies offered: Integrative

Marianne Oakes

Marianne Oakes

Bio:
Marianne is our most experienced counsellor in the field of transgender care, combining her expertise in gender, sexuality, and diverse relationships with her own first hand experiences to provide a non-judgemental space.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Person-Centred Therapy qualified to Diploma Level 5
  • GSRD (Gender, sexuality and relationship diversity) qualification 2yr Post grad diploma with Pink Therapy.
  • Hypnotherapy qualification Diploma Level 4
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Discovery Sessions, Follow Up Sessions, Support Sessions, Final Review Sessions, Surgery Referral Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sexuality, Relationship Diversity, Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Neuro Diverse
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: All ages, Families, Parents, Partners
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person Centric Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions

Nico Novell

Nico Novell

Bio:
Nico is an experienced therapist practicing in both English and Spanish, with a specialist interest in gender identity.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Advanced Certificate in Counselling Skills and Theory
  • Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Individual Counselling
Areas of counselling: gender identity, transitioning, relationship issues, addiction and recovery, sexual abuse, sex addiction
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: No
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adults only
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Integrative Humanistic Counselling, Psychotherapy

Nicola Codner

Nicola Codner

Bio:
After completing an undergraduate degree in Psychology and English Literature in 2003, Nicola qualified as a person-centred counsellor in 2015 and has worked as a volunteer counsellor with various organisations since 2014. In addition to this she has had further counselling training in the areas of bereavement and sexual abuse and is a qualified Psychological Well-being Practitioner.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Evidence-Based Psychological Treatment: CYP Wellbeing Practitioner
  • CPCAB Certificate in Counselling Children
  • CPCAB Diploma in Person-centred Counselling
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
  • Black and Asian Therapist Network
Types of Sessions:

Sessions: Individual Counselling for Adults
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: No
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adult
Therapies offered: Person-centred counselling with low-intensity CBT and mindfulness support for anxiety and low mood as needed.

Owen Smith

Owen Smith

Bio:
Owen is a person-centred, humanistic psychotherapist. He helps clients to realise their potential by establishing a positive, effective therapeutic relationship.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • M.Soc.Sc.;
  • BA (hons)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy
  • M.Soc.Sc.; Post Graduate Diploma in Social Policy
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • IACP
  • ECP
  • EAIP
  • WCP
  • IAHIP
  • WPATH / EPATH
Types of Sessions:

Sessions: Individual counselling, Psychotherapy, Support Sessions
Areas of counselling: Gender, Sexuality and Relationship Diversity (GSRD) as well as presenting issues, such as anxiety, depression, stress, bereavement, grief & loss, loneliness, bullying, confidence & self-esteem, and with relationship or work-related issues.
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes in Dublin by arrangement
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: Adults only
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person-centred Counselling, Humanistic approach

Tilly Storr

Bio:
Tilly has been a qualified counsellor since 1986. She specialises in gender, sexuality and relationship diversities.
Training, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Counselling Supervision (Cambridge 2008)
  • Psychologist and Psychometrist (Cambridge Dept. of Psychiatry 1996)
  • Diploma (Dist.) Erickssonian Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy (BHR) 1995
  • Diploma (Dist.) NLP and Cognitive Therapy (BHR) 1995
  • Diploma, Counselling Skills & Theory (CST; 1993/94)
  • BA (Hons) Psychology 1986
Accreditation & Memberships:
  • BACP
  • GSRDT
  • MAiiP Individual Psychology and Adlerian Counselling Therapist
Types of Sessions:

GenderGP sessions: Information Gathering Sessions, Support Sessions, Surgery Referral Sessions
Areas of counselling: Anxiety and stress, Depression, Bereavement, Anger, Physical or Sexual Abuse, Low self-esteem, Low self-confidence, Loneliness, Work difficulties, Sexual identity, Relationships, Trauma or post traumatic stress, Obsession
Online - Video: Yes
In Person: Yes
Phone: Yes by arrangement
Text: No

Treatment Approach:

Types of clients: All ages
Therapies offered: Long Term Counselling, Single Session Counselling, Person Centric Counselling, GenderGP Appraisal Pathway Sessions