I am a fully qualified and experienced Psychotherapist accredited by the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. I offer therapeutic support to clients who may be struggling with a variety of issues and challenges. My person centred approach ensures the chosen therapeutic model fits the individual needs of each client.
Welcome to our counselling services, which are dedicated to giving individuals battling with addiction with comprehensive assistance and guidance. Our counsellors at Blanchardstown Therapy Centre are dedicated to assisting clients and their loved ones in overcoming the issues associated with alcohol, drug, gambling, and social media addiction. We try to empower individuals on their journey to recovery by providing them with the tools they need to live better and happier lives through evidence-based techniques and tailored treatment plans.
Alcohol Addiction Counselling
Alcoholism is a complex condition that can have a significant impact on all parts of a person’s life. Our therapy services provide a secure and supportive atmosphere in which caring counsellors collaborate closely with clients to uncover the root reasons for addiction. We address the physical, emotional, and psychological components of alcohol addiction through tailored treatment strategies that include individualised therapy sessions and supportive counselling.
Our caring counsellors create a secure and supportive atmosphere in which we address the physical, emotional, and psychological elements of addiction. We work closely with clients to uncover the underlying reasons for their addiction and establish effective recovery strategies using evidence-based methodologies and tailored treatment plans. Our mission is to empower people on their road to recovery by providing them with the skills and support they need to live a better and happier life.
Individuals looking for a relevant and informative external resource in an Irish context should visit Alcohol Action Ireland’s website www.alcoholireland.ie. Alcohol Action Ireland is a national non-profit in Ireland dedicated to preventing and reducing alcohol-related damage. Their website has a plethora of information, including data, research, and resources for people in need.
Drug Addiction Counselling
Drug addiction is a complex disease that affects people from all walks of life. Our counseling services provide specialist assistance to persons suffering from drug addiction, with the goal of breaking the cycle of dependency and restoring lives. Our counselors use evidence-based treatments such as individual counseling. For group therapy, residential and medication-assisted treatment (MAT), please refer to dedicated service. We collaborate with clients to address the underlying causes of addiction, build healthy coping skills, and establish relapse prevention methods.
Individuals can visit the Health Service Executive (HSE) Drugs and Alcohol website www.drugs.ie obtain a general understanding of drug addiction in Ireland. Ireland’s national health authority, the HSE, has a dedicated drugs and alcohol division that gives extensive information about addiction, treatment choices, and support services available throughout the country.
Our counsellors provide mainly supportive counselling and psychotherapy services for addiction. We might also use relaxation exercises, exposure therapy, and other research-proven interventions that are tailored to the particular requirements of each client. We recognize that each person’s experience with anxiety is unique, and our counsellors collaborate with every therapy client to create a treatment plan that is in line with their unique objectives and cultural context. If you are specifically looking for a drug or alcohol detoxification program, medical support, or rehabilitation program, please get in touch with the D15 Community Addiction Team (www.coolmine.ie).
Gambling Addiction Counselling
An individual’s financial stability, personal connections, and overall well-being can all suffer as a result of gambling addiction. Our committed counsellors take gambling addiction serious, offering tailored assistance to people seeking recovery from this harmful behaviour. We provide a non-judgmental and empathic environment in which individuals can openly discuss their issues and strive toward recovery from addiction.
Individuals might visit the Gambling Awareness Trust’s website (www.gamblingcare.ie) for a helpful external resource in an Irish context. Their website provides essential information on gambling addiction, raises awareness and understanding of the dangers of gaming, as well as support services and resources for people and families dealing with gambling issues. Our counsellors guarantee that clients receive tailored assistance that takes into account the specific issues and resources available in Ireland by incorporating insights from gambling therapy best practices.
Social Media and Internet Addiction Counselling
Social media addiction has become a common problem in today’s digital age, hurting mental health, productivity, and personal relationships. Recognizing the unique issues associated with excessive online activity, we expand our therapy services to address social media addiction. To address the underlying issues driving this addictive behavior, our skilled counselors use evidence-based therapeutic approaches such as cognitive-behavioral techniques and mindfulness-based therapies.
For insights on social media addiction within an Irish context, individuals can turn to the website of SpunOut.ie. SpunOut.ie is an Irish youth organization that offers information, support, and resources on various topics, including mental health and technology use. Their website provides articles, tips, and resources specifically related to managing social media and technology addiction. By incorporating insights from SpunOut.ie, our counsellors ensure that clients receive guidance that resonates with their experiences and addresses the unique challenges of social media addiction in Ireland. If excessive social media use is associated with social anxiety or low self-esteem, we can address both issues concurrently.
Contacting us at Blanchardstown Therapy Centre is the first step towards wellness and conquering addictive behaviours. We try to make it easy and convenient for people in Dublin 15 and beyond to seek out supportive addiction counselling. Feel free to set up an appointment to address your addiction challenges.
The Path to Overcoming Addiction: Taking the First Step
We support both individuals struggling with addictive behaviors and individuals who have a family member involved in substance abuse or any other addiction.