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The Irish Group Analytic Society is the professional body for Group Analysts in Ireland and a member of the psychoanalytic section of The Irish Council of Psychotherapy.

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Contact Info

Prospect Psychotherapy Practice, 16 Prospect Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 9. Mobile: 087 8294691
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Work Specialities

  • Support Groups
  • Practitioner Supervision
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Grief, Bereavement and Loss
  • Role Consultation
  • Organisational Development and Consultancy

Preston, Valerie

Professional Memberships: Irish Group Analytic Society Irish Council for Psychotherapy Irish Institute of Group Analysis Irish Group Relations Organisation Irish Group Relations Organisation

Qualifications: Clinical Diploma Group Analytic Psychotherapy. Institute of Group Analysis, London (2008). M.Sc., Group Analytic Psychotherapy from UCD School of Medicine and St. Vincent’s School of Psychotherapy (2014)

Background Information

Valerie has 20 years experience working with individuals and groups. She currently sees clients for individual therapy and runs a supervision group for psychotherapists.

Valerie facilitates process groups for BA and HDip psychotherapy students. She runs workshops on group process and leadership in organisations.

Valerie has lectured on groupwork.

Group Information

Name/Nature of Group Day Start Time End Time
Group 1 Weekly Therapy Group Tuesdays 6.30pm 8pm
Location: The Healing House 24 O'Connell Avenue Off Berkeley Road Phibsboro Dublin 7 Phone: (087) 8294691 Start Date: Summer 2017
Group 2 Supervision Tuesdays 6.30pm 8.00pm
Location: Prospect Psychotherapy 16 Prospect Road Glasnevin Dublin 9 Phone: 087 829 4691 Start Date: 2016