Tom Conlon (MSc. Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy], MBA, Dip. Group Work Practice, Cert. CBT, Cert. DBT) is a psychoanalyst, psychotherapist and group facilitator. Tom’s core skills are in the area of psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, group facilitation, coaching, career management and psychometric assessment.
Tom Conlon Discusses Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Tom holds an MSc Degree in (clinical) Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy from University College Dublin. He is an accredited and full member of the Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Ireland (IFPP) and is registered as a psychotherapist with the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP). He holds a QQI Level 9 Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy from IICP College in Dublin and a Certificate in DBT Skills from Marsha Linehan’s Psychwire.
Tom offers appointments in Dublin City Centre, Cork City Centre Midleton (Co. Cork) , and also works online (via Zoom etc).
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Psychoanalyis and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
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