Rebecca holds a Clinical Diploma and a Master of Science in Gestalt Psychotherapy from the Metanoia Institute in London, validated by Middlesex University. She also holds an Honours Bachelor Degree in Psychology from University College Dublin. She is an accredited member of the IAHIP (Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy), and an Accredited Practitioner of EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) Europe. She is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (International Association of Trauma Professionals) and is currently undertaking training in Internal Family Systems.
Rebecca is a Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapist, working mainly from a Contemporary Relational Gestalt approach, using creativity, compassion and mindfulness. and incorporating EMDR and IFS. She sees psychotherapy as a powerful tool which supports our innate ability to heal from trauma, and to realign our thoughts, feelings, desires, and bodily selves.
Rebecca has been working with clients in psychotherapeutic settings since 2008. She has enjoyed meeting a wide range of people in her therapy rooms: women, men and transgender; young and old; of different sexual orientations; different races and ethnicities; and from different backgrounds and cultures. She has supported clients with various difficulties including anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, panic attacks, relationship difficulties, family problems, loss, bereavement, personality disorders, eating disorders, addiction recovery, sexual abuse, parenting issues, low self-esteem, infertility, pregnancy loss, post-natal depression, and health problems.
Rebecca is passionate about her work as a psychotherapist. She meets her clients from person to person, exploring connection and disconnection, and creating a safe space in which healing, unfolding and growth can take place. For more info, see www.rebeccaocallaghan.com