After completing a qualification in clinical psychology through the British Psychological Society and the Eastern Health Board, I worked as a full time clinical psychologist in an adult mental health service North Dublin. Following this I combined clinical work and work as a clinical coordinator / trainer in TCD and St.Brendan's Hospital. As part of my post as Principal Psychologist in the HSE I continue to work on a range of organisational projects involving psychology in the Health Service Executive. I am an active member of PSI and the Clinical Division ,and have been chair of the External Validation Committee of PSI on behalf of the Department of Health and Children. My clinical interests include the recovery model of mental health wellbeing, clinical risk and teamworking.
Eating disorders. Developmental Psychopathology, Depression.
Psychological Society of Ireland
Group of Trainers in Clinical Psychology British Psychological Society
External Validation Committee PSI