Qualifications:BA in Psychoanalytic Studies; MA in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy; Graduate Diploma in Management; Diploma in Advanced Reflexive Supervision, MIACP; MACI, IACP/IFPP/ICP, Clinical Supervisor
Academic Background : Evelyn graduated with a Masters in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
with clinical specialization from Dublin Business School in 2002. Subsequently, Evelyn completed a Graduate Diploma in Management at The Institute of Management Ireland (IMI) 2007, and an Advanced Diploma in Reflexive Supervision at ICPPD 2015. Evelyn is accredited to the IACP as a Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor.
Work Experience: Evelyn owns and runs Fairview Therapy Centre where she operates a private practice as a Psychotherapist and Supervisor. She has over 19 years working as a psychotherapist in various primary care, community, voluntary and NGO settings. Evelyn is also involved in education and information seminars (at local and national levels) which explore and highlight issues and difficulties in accessing services relating to sexual and mental health. Evelyn is skilled in working with adults on a range of psychological and emotional difficulties using a psychotherapeutic approach. Her areas of expertise include mental-health issues such as depression, anxiety, addictions, sexuality, relationships, peri-natality, bereavement, social isolation and work-related issues. Evelyn also has an interest and
experience working with trauma. Her psychotherapeutic approach aims to improve trauma symptoms and create greater psychological resilience so that clients can live a meaningful life again.
Underpinning Philosophy: Through the psycho-therapeutic process, individuals explore their difficulties/issues in a supportive and empathetic space and develop a greater understanding of themselves. By resolving these debilitating issues, the individual can effect greater self-awareness and self-empowerment leading to more positive outcomes and a more fulfilling life.