Independent Affiliated Therapists

Neil Collins

My name is Neil Collins. I have recently completed a masters in Integrative Psychotherapy in the University of Limerick. I offer counselling and therapy to individuals covering a wide range of concerns including loss, issues of self-worth and anxiety and depression in their various forms.
In my work with clients I am influenced by Person-Centred and relational approaches to psychotherapy. I provide a safe, empathic relationship through which your concerns can be explored. I value the holistic development of each client and I strive for honesty and respect in my work.  I abide by the code of ethics of IAHIP. If you are feeling low or under pressure or would just like an ear to listen then please do not hesitate in contacting me. I can be contacted on 086-6075745 or at
My Facebook page is

Eamonn Lodge

I have twenty years of experience working with people of all ages experiencing personal difficulties, mental health issues and addictions. I spent nine years working with the Clare Youth Service in Ennis, supporting the personal development of young people within the voluntary sector. I am currently employed part-time with the Child and Family Agency within the Limerick Social Service Council. I have an honours degree in Psychology from the Queen’s University of Belfast, a Diploma in Drug and Alcohol studies and a Master’s Degree in Integrative Psychotherapy from the University of Limerick. I practice from a humanistic perspective and work with the innate possibilities of each person to reach their potential. I believe my role as a therapist is to meet people where they are at, helping them to heal and attain their goals. I am currently a pre-accredited member of the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (IAHIP) and adhere to their ethical guidelines.

I can be contacted on 083-4515245.


Billy Desmond

Dip Gestalt Psychotherapy, MSc Gestalt Psychotherapy, Dip. Supervision, MBA
ECP registered, UKCP registered
Individual, Couples and Group therapy: Together creating a better future
Phone: (083) 412 3447

I am Billy, an experienced, registered and accredited Gestalt psychotherapist and supervisor. I also work as an embodied practitioner-researcher, published writer and creator. I am an educator involved in the training of psychotherapists and supervisors in Ireland (Gestalt institute of Ireland) and internationally. Read more


Emma Pounch

My name is Emma Pounch and I have been working as a therapist since 2014 having completed a 4yr Diploma with the Tracht Foundation of Psychotherapy. I have been based in the Ennis Therapy Centre for almost a year and am delighted to be part of this collective of therapists. During my time as a practising therapist I have come to understand that relating and relationships play a huge part in our lives, and can often be why people come to therapy; the relationship we have with ourselves, with the people in our lives or with the world around us.I provide a deep listening space of holding and presence, while also working to move forward to allow the client to be the best they can be. I have 20 yrs experience in therapeutic movement and Somatic experiencing and also practice Biodynamic bodywork and massage.My background is in teaching, I hold a H. Dip in English, a Diploma in Theatre Facilitation skills and presently continue to teach drama and dance.I work in accordance with the I.A.H.I.P ethical framework. The issues I work with include; Anxiety, Relationship difficulties/Betrayal, Trauma, Codependency, A.C.O.A, Abuse, Depression, Birthing Trauma, Postnatal Depression.
For more info, or info on the low cost clinic you can contact me at 0872812580.

Genny Harrington

My name is Genny Harrington and I am a Biodynamic and Integrative Psychotherapist and Counsellor. I did my training at Tracht Foundation course in Kinvara where I qualified with a diploma. I have worked with adults of all ages and am currently in my second year of an internship at UL where I provide counselling and psychotherapy to younger adults.My approach is humanistic and integrative. My training also involves bodywork which I will use if I feel it is appropriate to the needs of my client.I work with issues around anxiety and anxiety disorders, stress and stress management, general depression, low self-esteem, lack of direction in life and loss of vitality, trauma, relationship difficulties and empowerment.I am a pre-accredited member of IAHIP and I work within their code of ethics and professional practice for Psychotherapists.If you would like to read up some more please go to my website at:  or feel free to contact me on mobile: 085 821 6388.

Pam Watson

Hi I’m Pam Watson. I studied Business and Finance at Manchester University and enjoyed a successful career within global distribution in the UK. In 2007 I changed career and direction and trained and qualified with an Advanced Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy and Positive Psychotherapy.
I’m also a HypnoBirthing Practitioner of the Gold Standard Mongan Method and hold a Certificate in Humanistic Counselling and a Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. More recently, I relocated to County Clare, began training with the Irish Institute of Celebrants and I am now an accredited Professional Celebrant and offer ceremonies for life occasions.
With a keen interest in positive psychotherapy, I also love the celebration of life and self-development. My approach to therapy offers a confidential, safe and secure environment where I offer a tailored approach meeting the individual needs of my clients. My work is inclusive and collaborative, having worked with teens through to seniors and helping clients to overcome challenges and achieve set goals. My particular interest is in good mental health, particularly overcoming anxiety, fears, phobias, and trauma. I’m a member of the Institute of Clinical Hypnotherapists and Psychotherapists (ICHP Graduates Association.)
Please contact me in confidence on 083 823 9177
Website coming soon.