Ranite LynchB.A (Hons) in Counselling and Psychotherapy, pre-accredited member of the IACP.In the therapeutic space Ranite strives to provide a space of warmth, acceptance and honesty where people can feel safe to explore their feelings.  Ranite’s approach to counselling and psychotherapy is humanistic integrative, which looks at the source of issues a person is dealing with as a whole, including past and present struggles. Ranite incorporates elements from various disciplines such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) or the Psychodynamic approach – tailored to the person’s own needs.
Ranite works in the Healthy Living Centre with individual clients, In addition to private practice. Ranite has particular experience as a student counsellor and in supporting parents of children with special needs. She also supports new mothers and delivers talks to HSE groups on issues such as post-natal depression. Ranite’s professional career began in the areas of training and education and she draws on that experience in her ability to be attentive to people’s needs.Special areas of focus include: anxiety and panic attacks, depression, grief and loss, eating problems, post-natal depression, parenting difficulties, self-esteem and personal development.


EMMET MALLON B.A.(Hons), M.A. (Hons) Psychoanalysis (Clinical specialisation).  Emmet is an accredited and registered psychoanalytic practitioner with the Association for Psychotherapy andEmmet Mallon
Psychoanalysis in Ireland (Reg. Pract. APPI). Emmet has ten years experience working in varied mental health settings and offers a non-judgemental treatment underpinned by the ethics and philosophy of
psychoanalytic psychotherapy.





RITA GLOVER M.Ed., D.A.S.E., Dip PST. Cert CC As an integrative psychotherapist, Rita Glover provides brief to longer term therapy to clients who present with issues such as anxiety, stress, bereavement, depression, domestic violence and sexual abuse. Rita is a highly experienced psychotherapist who specialises in working with individuals and couples experiencing marriage, relationship and sexual problems. Rita is an accredited therapist with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy and the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapy and is a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Rita is also an accredited psychotherapy supervisor and is a lecturer on the M.Sc. and Doctorate in Psychotherapy programme, in Dublin City University.




ROSALEEN McELVANEY B.A. (Hons), M.Psych.Sc. (clinical specialisation), Dip.Integ.Psychotherapy, PhD. Clinical psychologist and psychotherapist and is based in the School of Nursing and Human Sciences here in DCU here she is the Chair of the Doctorate Programme in Psychotherapy. As a member of the Psychotherapy Programme team in DCU, Rosaleen provides
support to the counsellors and psychotherapists working in the HLC and co-ordinates placements for students and pre-accredited counsellors and psychotherapists in the Centre. Rosaleen’s specialist field is that of child sexual abuse. She has worked as Director of LARAGH Counselling Service (HSE) and as Principal Clinical Psychologist in St. Clare’s Unit (Children’s University Hospital) among other positions in the public health service. Her PhD dissertation was on how children disclose experiences of child sexual abuse.




 Aisling McMahon (B.A., M.A., M.Psych.Sc., D.Psych, Adv.Dip.Sup) is a clinical psychologist, integrative psychotherapist and lecturer in psychotherapy in DCU. Over the last 20 years, Aisling McMahonAisling has worked with adult clients with a range of mental health, adjustment and relationship difficulties, and has supervised other psychotherapists and psychologists. She is a registered clinical psychologist with the Psychological Society of Ireland and an accredited member and supervisor with the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy. Aisling supervises trainee psychotherapists working in the Healthy Living Centre and also does some direct work with clients.




 Gerry Gerard Moore PRN, RGN BA(Psychoanalytic Studies), MSc (Psychotherapy),PhD is a registered practitioner member of the Association for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy in Ireland (APPI).  He has worked clinically in the mental    health field since the late 1970’s and in Dublin City University’s, School of Nursing and Human Sciences since 2002.  He teaches on the Masters and Doctorate in Psychotherapy in DCU and works as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist and  supervisor.