A member of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP), Karen is committed to the Code of Ethics and Practice which ensure standards in counselling / psychotherapy.
Her formal qualifications include Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, M.I.A.C.P. Diploma in Counselling, H. Dip. Social Care and Social Practice, Dip. Parent Coaching, W.G. II Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (C.B.T.) and Brief Solution Focused Therapy, and a number of Post Dip Certifications including; Therapeutic Play, Couple Counselling and Relationship Counselling.
These accreditations help to assure you that Karen is appropriately qualified and works to recognised standards of professional competence.
Would like to wish you the very best of luck …..
You have an amazing talent.
You have helped & coached me through extreme circumstances with a kindness & patience . The life skills I’ve learned from Karen have made a profound effect.” – anonymous previous client
At NorthStar Counselling about 10% of Karen’s counselling work is at reduced rates to support those in special hardship circumstances. She also lends her professional counselling experience to the panel of survivors of clerical child abuse.
Located in County Laois, Karen has a number of locations where you can avail of counselling.