4therapy.com is concerned about the stigma attached to seeking professional help for psychological issues and the difficult path most people face when trying to select a therapist. Our mission is to provide the most trustworthy and reliable way to confid
A Vision for Change
A Vision for Change details a comprehensive model of mental health service provision for Ireland. It describes a framework for building and fostering positive mental health across the entire community and for providing accessible, community-based, special
American Counseling Association
The American Counselling Association is a not-for-profit, professional and educational organisation that is dedicated to the growth and enhancement of the counselling profession. Founded in 1952, ACA is the world’s largest association exclusively represen
American Psychiatric Association
The American Psychiatric Association is a national medical specialty society whose physician members specialise in diagnosis, treatment, prevention and research of mental illnesses including substance use disorders.
American Psychological Association
The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organisation representing psychology in the United States. APA is the world’s largest association of psychologists, with more than 137,000 researchers, educators, clinicians
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Self-Help Resources
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) has been proven to help mental health problems. This website GET.gg offers CBT self-help information, resources and including therapy worksheets on the FREE DOWNLOADS PAGES: worksheets & handouts
CORU is Ireland’s first multi-professional health regulator or sometimes referred to as the Health & Social Care Professionals’ Council. CORU initially undertook the regulation of 12 disciplines. Counselling and psychotherapy were not included in th
A source and library of resources in counselling and psychotherapy includes in-depth book reviews, an annotated bibliography of books and articles, a guide to other resources on the web, and summaries of the latest news headlines in psychology and mental
Drugs.ie is an independent website managed by The Ana Liffey Drug Project. Their mission is to help individuals, families and communities prevent and/or address problems arising from drug and alcohol use.
Ranked as one of the top therapist directories on the web, GoodTherapy.org is an association of mental health professionals from over 25 countries worldwide who support efforts to reduce harm in therapy.
Health Research Board
The Health Research Board is the lead agency in Ireland supporting and funding health research. Research underpins development and progress in every industry, and healthcare is no different. HRB Vision: Healthy people through excellent research and appli
Health Service Executive
HSE deliver thousands of different health and social services in hospitals and communities across the country, 24 hours a day.
HealthyMinds.org, the American Psychiatric Association’s online resource for anyone seeking mental health information. Here you will find information on many common mental health concerns, including warning signs of mental disorders, treatment options and
Irish Government website
Government publications are documents and information produced by government departments and central government organisations. They include legislation, policy documents, discussion documents, statistics and reports. Irish government publications are publ
Mental Health Ireland
Mental Health Ireland is a national voluntary organisation which was established in 1966 as the Mental Health Association of Ireland. It is a company limited by guarantee with a voluntary Board of Directors representative of local Mental Health Associatio
National Advisory Committee on Drugs
The NACD was established in response to the drug problem to assist in our continued need to improve our knowledge and understanding of problem drug use. The goal of the NACD is to advise the Government on problem drug use in Ireland in relation to preval
National Health Service
The National Health Service (NHS) is the shared name of three of the four publicly funded healthcare systems in the United Kingdom. The systems are primarily funded through general taxation rather than requiring insurance payments, and were founded in 194
QQI Future Standards
For up to date information regarding future standards within the profession of counselling and Psychotherapy link into
Quality and Qualification Ireland
Quality and Qualification Ireland (QQI) was established by the Government in November 2012. It is made up the amalgamation of 4 groups namely the Further Education and Training Award Council (FETAC), Higher Education and Training Award Council (HETAC), th
Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Since then its scope has b
The National Documentation Centre on Drug Use
The National Documentation Centre on Drug Use is a unique Irish information resource. Search their repository of Irish drug-related research and use a range of other valuable material. Their research library in Knockmaun House holds a special collection o
World Federation of Mental Health
WFMH is an international membership organisation founded in 1948 to advance, among all peoples and nations, the prevention of mental and emotional disorders, the proper treatment and care of those with such disorders, and the promotion of mental health.
World Health Organisation
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based