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Mary Creaner
Assistant Prof/Course Co-ordinator, Psychology

Biography

Assistant Professor/Research Co-ordinator: Doctorate in Counselling Psychology. Course Director: M.Sc./P.Grad.Dip. in Clinical Supervision. Psychotherapist/Clinical Supervisor.

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Creaner, M. , Getting the best out of supervision in counselling and psychotherapy , 1st, London, Sage , 2014, 1 - 192pp Book, 2014

Ellis, M.V., Creaner, M., Hutman, H. & Timulak, L. , A comparative study of clinical supervision in the Republic of Ireland and the US., Journal of Counseling Psychology, 62, (4), 2015, p621-631 Journal Article, 2015 URL

Creaner, M. , Current trends in clinical supervision: Introduction to the special section , Counselling Psychology Quarterly , 27, (4), 2014, p325-333. doi:10.1080/09515070 Journal Article, 2014 URL

Creaner, M., & Harney, J.(2017, June), Clinical supervisors' experiences of evaluation with trainees, International Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR), 48th Annual Conference, University of Toronto, Canada, June 21th-24th 2017 Oral Presentation,

Learning agreements: Road maps to integrative learning in, editor(s)D. Blackshields, J. Cronin, B. Higgs, S. Kilcummins, M. McCarthy & A. Ryan. , Integrative learning: International research and practice (Routledge Research in Higher Education) , UK, Routledge, 2015, pp83 - 95, [Creaner, M. & Creaner-Glen, J. ] Book Chapter, 2015

Supervision in Counselling Psychology in, editor(s)D. Murphy , Counselling Psychology: A textbook for study and practice (BPS Textbook Series), Chichester, West Sussex, UK, Wiley, 2017, pp346 - 360, [Creaner, M. & Timulak, L. ] Book Chapter, 2017

Clinical supervision in counselling and psychotherapy in, editor(s)C. Feltham, T. Hanley & L. Winter. , The Sage Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy (4th Ed.). , London, UK, Sage, 2017, [Creaner, M. ] Book Chapter, 2017

Supervision in pluralistic counselling and psychotherapy in, editor(s)M. Cooper & W. Dryden. , The Handbook of Pluralistic Counselling and Psychotherapy, London, Sage, 2016, pp314-325 , [Creaner, M. & Timulak, L. ] Book Chapter, 2016

A journey of research and development in psychotherapy supervision in, editor(s)Goss, S. & Stevens, C. , Making Research Matter: Researching for change in the theory and practice of counselling and psychotherapy, London, Routledge, 2016, pp121-135 , [Creaner, M. ] Book Chapter, 2016

Training in Counselling Psychology in, editor(s)D. Murphy. , Counselling Psychology (BPS Textbooks in Psychology series)., Chichester, West Sussex, UK, Wiley, 2017, pp361 - 376, [ Gillon, E., Timulak, L., & Creaner, M. ] Book Chapter, 2017

Timulak, L. & Creaner, M. , Experiences of conducting qualitative meta-analysis, Counselling Psychology Review, 28, (4), 2013, p94-104 Journal Article, 2013 URL

The role of social media in counselling and psychotherapy in, editor(s)R. Tribe & J. Morrissey , Handbook of professional and ethical issues for psychologists, counsellors and psychotherapists (2nd ed), East Sussex, Routledge, 2015, pp158-170 , [Creaner, M.] Book Chapter, 2015

Creaner, M., Ellis, M.V., Hutman, H., & Timulak, L. (2016, June), Inadequate and harmful supervision: Clinical supervision in the Republic of Ireland: Key findings from a comparative study with the US. In Creaner, M. & Thomas, J.T. (Symposium Conveyors): "When things go wrong in supervision": Ethical considerations, prevention strategies, and best practices. , Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 32rd. Annual Conference. , Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland, June 16-18, 2016, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Thomas, J.T. & Creaner, M. (2016, June). , Developing ethical awareness and integration with novice supervisees. In A. Inman (Symposium Chair). Three perspectives on achieving professional development training goals. , Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 32rd. Annual Conference.  , Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland., June 16-18, 2016, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Creaner, M. & Creaner-Glen, J. , Learning Agreements: A flexible strategy for integrative learning, Bridging Boundaries through the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning. European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (EuroSoTL), University College Cork, Ireland , June 8th-9th 2015 Meeting Abstract,

Sweeney, J. & Creaner, M. , What's not being said? Recollections of nondisclosure in clinical supervision while in training, British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 42, (2), 2014, p211-224. doi:10.1080/03069885 Journal Article, 2014

Lalor, J., Creaner, M., Delany, D. & Potter, J., Academic's vision of supervision at doctoral level and beyond: The VOS study, 4th International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, NUI Galway, Ireland , April 15th., 2013., 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

Higgins A; Maguire G; Creaner M; Alexander J; Rani S; McCann E; O'Neill O; Watts M; Garland, M. , Current education available for professionals working in mental health services in the Republic of Ireland: what are the gaps?, 2nd European Psychiatric Nursing Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 15-17th April, 2010 Meeting Abstract,

Ellis, M.V., Creaner, M., Hutman, H. & Timulak, L., Clinical Supervision in Ireland and the US: Similarities and differences, 10th International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision, Adelphi University, New York, USA, June 11th-13th, 2014 Meeting Abstract,

Creaner, M., Morrissey, J. & Tribe, R., Workshop: Social media use in psychological therapy, Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013, - Miscellaneous, 2013

O'Toole, E., Creaner, M. & Kennedy, F. , Experiences and protective practices of therapists working in domestic violence counselling. In Creaner, M. (Symposium Chair) Witnessing Trauma and Transformation in Counselling Psychology Research: Client, Therapist and Researcher Perspectives, Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

O' Donovan, K. & Creaner, M., Exploring therapists' experience of working with adult survivors of childhood trauma. In Creaner, M. (Symposium Chair) Witnessing Trauma and Transformation in Counselling Psychology Research: Client, Therapist and Researcher Perspectives , Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

McCabe-Strange, J. & Creaner, M. , Experiences of parenting from the perspective of mothers who have experienced developmental trauma. In Creaner, M. (Symposium Chair) Witnessing Trauma and Transformation in Counselling Psychology Research: Client, Therapist and Researcher Perspectives , Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

Timulak, L., Buckroyd, J., Klimas, J., Creaner, M., Wellsted, D., Bunn, F., Bradshaw, S. & Green, G., Helpful and unhelpful aspects of eating disorders treatment involving psychological therapy: A meta-synthesis of qualitative research studies , UK, British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), June, 2013, p1 - 71 Report, 2013 URL

Maher, L., Creaner, M., & Randall, P., Client experiences of forensic psychological assessment: Preliminary findings, Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

Leahy, M., Creaner, M., & Kennedy, F., Relationship-building in therapy: Helpful and unhelpful client experiences as reported by female survivors of interpersonal trauma - Preliminary findings, Psychological Society of Ireland 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo, Nov 6th - 9th, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

McCann, E., Higgins, A., Macguire, G., Alexander, J., Watts, M. & Creaner, M., A survey of pedagogical approaches and quality mechanisms used in education programmes for mental health professionals, Journal of Interprofessional Care, 26, (5), 2012, p383 - 389 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Creaner, M. , Invited Pre-conference Workshop: Introduction to Clinical Supervision - Key Principles and Best Practices, Psychological Society of Ireland, 41st. Annual Conference, Galway, Ireland., November 10-13th. , 2011, PSI Invited Talk, 2011

Higgins, A., Maguire, G., Watts, M., Creaner, M., McCann, E., Rani, S. & Alexander, J., Service user involvement in mental health practitioner education , Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 18, (6), 2011, p519-525 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Reflections on learning and transformation in supervision in, editor(s)Shohet, R. , Supervision as transformation: A passion for learning, London, Jessica Kingsley, 2011, pp146-159 , [Creaner, M.] Book Chapter, 2011

Handling and processing a referral in, editor(s)R. Bor & M. Watts , The Trainee Handbook - Third Edition, London, Sage Publications, 2011, pp51-69 , [Creaner, M.] Book Chapter, 2011

Nannery, P., Creaner, M. & Moore, R. , Significant events experienced by supervisors in training, 6th. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision, Adelphi University, New York., June 9-12th., 2010 Oral Presentation, 2010

Qualitative meta-analysis of outcomes of person-centred and experiential therapies in, editor(s)Cooper, M., Watson, J. & Hoelldampf, D. , Person-centred and Experiential Therapies Work: A review of the research on counselling, psychotherapy and related practices, Ross-on-Wye, UK., PCCS Books , 2010, pp65 - 90, [Timulak, L. & Creaner, M. ] Book Chapter, 2010

Creaner, M. , Clinical supervision in the Irish context. In: J. Thomas (Symposium Convenor) International perspectives on supervision ethics: History, current status, future directions , 122nd Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC, USA, August 7-10, 2014 Meeting Abstract,

Creaner, M., Emerging trends and key concepts in supervision training, Psychological Society of Ireland 42nd Annual Conference, Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork, Ireland, Nov 8-11th, 2012 Oral Presentation,

Creaner, M., 'What is Good Supervision?', PSI Annual Conference, Carlow, Ireland, Nov 2008 Oral Presentation,

Cahill, M; Creaner, M; Ward, F & Blau, I., , An evaluation of pre-therapy support groups for clients attending the National Counselling Service for adults who have experienced childhood abuse, Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology - The Psychological Society of Ireland and The British Psychological Society, Trinity College, Dublin, June 2008 Oral Presentation,

Lewis, B & Creaner, M., , The impact of endings in therapy on Counselling Psychologists, Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology - The Psychological Society of Ireland and The British Psychological Society, Trinity College, Dublin, June 2008 Oral Presentation,

McCartney, M. & Creaner, M., Clinical Supervision & Client Suicide Post-Vention, PSI Annual Conference, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Nov 2007 Oral Presentation,

Coyle, S., Creaner, M., Arensman, E. & Gaffney, P., Teachers' attitudes towards suicide and their training needs, PSI Annual Conference, Galway, Ireland, Nov 2006 Oral Presentation,

O'Reilly, M.L., Creaner, M., Arensman, E. & McAuliffe, C., An Investigation into suicidal behaviours, resilience, self-efficacy and help seeking in student apprentices, PSI Annual Conference , Killarney, Co. Kerry, Nov 2007 Oral Presentation,

Cahill, M; Creaner, M; Ward, F & Blau, I., , An evaluation of pre-therapy support groups for clients attending the National Counselling Service for adults who have experienced childhood abuse, PSI Annual Conference, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Nov 2007 Oral Presentation,

Jacobs, L & Creaner, M, , The supervision needs & experiences of accredited counselors and psychotherapists working in Ireland, PSI Annual Conference , Galway, Ireland, Nov 2006 Oral Presentation,

Sweeney, J. & Creaner, M., Nondisclosure in Supervision , PSI Annual Conference, Wexford, Ireland, Nov 2009 Oral Presentation,

O'Grady, I., Creaner, M. & Hawkins, S., , The experiences of clients engaged in psychological therapy at a co-located primary care setting, PSI Annual Conference, Carlow, Ireland, Nov 2008 Oral Presentation,

O'Callaghan, D. & Creaner, M., The experiences of asylum seekers of psychological therapy in an Irish Context, PSI Annual Conference, Carlow, Ireland, Nov 2008 Oral Presentation,

Hayes, A. & Creaner, M, The essential elements of team clinical supervision: A study of the lived experiences of palliative home-care nurses, Irish Association for Palliative Care (IAPC) Annual Education and Research Seminar, Dublin, Feb 2011 Poster,

Grigoriou, F. & Creaner, M. , Significant events in group supervision: Supervisees' experiences of personal and professional development enhancing events, Psychological Society of Ireland 39th Annual Conference,., Wexford, Ireland, Nov 2009 Poster,

Buckmaster, A., Creaner, M., Power, R. & Seery, L. , Parents' experiences of receiving a diagnosis for their child from a clinical psychologist in an Irish CAMHS, Psychological Society of Ireland 41st. Annual Conference, Galway, Ireland, Nov 2011 Oral Presentation,

Kennedy, F. & Creaner, M., Embodied Supervision: The experiences of supervisors working with practitioners who respond to victims of domestic violence. In M. Creaner (Chair) Bridging the gap between clinical supervision practice and research, Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference , Galway, Ireland, Nov 2011 Oral Presentation,

O'Donnell, R. & Creaner, M. , Stories of reflective practitioner development in clinical supervision. In M. Creaner (Chair) Bridging the gap between clinical supervision practice and research, Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference , Galway, Ireland. , Nov 2011 Oral Presentation,

Creaner, M. , What do trainees want from Clinical Supervision?, Supervision Research Conference: Supervision Practitioner Research Network, University of Leicester, UK in association with BACP and Economic and Social Research Council, UK., London, February 22nd 2011 Meeting Abstract,

Creaner Glen, J. & Creaner, M. , Using learning agreements to facilitate integrated learning, NAIRTL/LIN Annual Conference - Flexible Learning, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin,, October 6-7th., 2010 Meeting Abstract,

McCormish, J., Creaner, M. & Peelo, S. , Therapists experiences of working with adult survivors of childhood trauma., PSI Annual Conference, Athlone. Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Murphy, N, J,, Creaner, M. & Bates, U. , Spousal bereavement in late-life: An evaluation of psychotherapy effectiveness using a hermeneutic single case efficacy design., PSI Annual Conference, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Donnellan, C. & Creaner, M. , An evaluation of "Trekking through Anxiety": A group CBT programme for anxiety in a university counselling setting., PSI Annual Conference, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Cooney, L. & Creaner, M., Endings in Clinical Supervision as experienced by trainee Counselling Psychologists , PSI Annual Conference, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Creaner Glen, J. & Creaner, M., Using learning agreements in supervision training and practice, 6th. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision , Adelphi University New York, June 9-12th. 2010 Meeting Abstract,

Creaner, M. , Reflections on supervision training - A journey of research and development, 6th. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision, Adelphi University, New York, June, 2010 Meeting Abstract,

Timulak, L. & Creaner, M. , Qualitative meta-analysis of outcomes of humanistic psychotherapies, Society for Psychotherapy Research, 41st International Meeting , Asilomar, California, USA, June 23-27, 2010 Meeting Abstract,

Creaner, M., 'What is Good Supervision?' A phenomenological enquiry into the experiences of psychotherapy supervisors., The 5th. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision, Amherst, New York, June 2009 Meeting Abstract,

Handling and processing a referral in, editor(s)Bor, R. & Watts, M. , The Trainee Handbook - 4th Edition , London, Sage, 2017, pp228-247 , [Creaner, M. ] Book Chapter, 2017

Connolly, J. & Creaner, M. , Therapists' experiences of working with clients with eating disorders., PSI Annual Conference, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Malone, J., Creaner, M., & Nixon, E. , The impact of maternal postnatal depression on men's experiences of fathering and fatherhood , 46th Annual PSI Conference, Sheraton Athlone Hotel, Co. Westmeath, Ireland. , 9 - 12 November 2016 Oral Presentation,

Potter, J., Creaner, M., Delaney, D. & Lalor, J. , Visions of effective doctoral supervision: Disciplines and traditions in a time of change, Research-Teaching Linkages: Practice and Policy Proceedings of the National Academy's Third Annual Conference 2009, National Academy for Integration, Research, Teaching and Learning (NAIRTL) 3rd. Annual Conference, Trinity College Dublin, November, 2009, edited by Murphy, J., Griffin, C. & Higgs, B. , NAIRTL, 2010, pp49-53 Conference Paper, 2010 URL URL

Counselling Psychology Quarterly Journal , London, UK, Taylor & Francis, [Editorial Board Member], 2014-Date, 2014 Editorial Board, 2014

Spiteri Paris, M., Creaner, M. & Nixon, E., Experiences of fatherhood from the perspective of male survivors of child abuse, Psychological Society of Ireland 42nd Annual Conference, Rochestown Hotel, Cork, Nov 8th-11th. 2012 Oral Presentation,

Prendergast, S., Creaner, M. & Walsh, S. , The loss experiences of individuals whose partners have sustained Acquired Brain Injuries, Psychological Society of Ireland 42nd Annual Conference, Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork, Nov 8th -11th. 2012 Oral Presentation,

Creaner, M. , Trainees' experiences of clinical supervision, PSI Annual Conference, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland, Nov 2010 Oral Presentation,

Walker Strong, C. & Creaner, M., What do trainees want from Clinical Supervision? In M. Creaner (Chair) Bridging the gap between clinical supervision practice and research, Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference , Galway, Ireland, Nov 2011 Oral Presentation,

Boostrom-Coyle, C., Creaner, M., Haile Mariam, D., & MacLachlan M, Supportive supervision in Ethiopia's Health Extension Programme, Symposium on Community Health Workers and their Contribution Towards the Sustainable Development Goals, Kampala, Uganda, Africa, February 21-23, 2017 Meeting Abstract,

Du,C., Creaner, M., & Bates, U., Exploring the change processes in bereavement counselling, PSI Annual Conference, Wexford, Ireland, Nov 2009 Oral Presentation,

Schmitt, S., Creaner, M., Hevey, D. & Ferring, D., Psychologists' experiences of counselling in secondary schools, Psychological Society of Ireland 44th. Annual Conference, Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny, Nov 12th - 15th, 2014 Oral Presentation, 2014

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Creaner, M. , Invited Workshop: Supervision Research and Reflective Practice, Nov, 2012, Relationships Ireland, Dublin. Invited Talk, 2012

Creaner, M. , Invited Lecture: The Ethics of Psychotherapy Research, MA/Grad Dip in Integrative Psychotherapy, University of Limerick, March , 2011, Dept. of Education & Professional Studies, University of Limerick Invited Talk, 2011

Creaner, M., Invited Keynote Address: Supervision in Guidance Counselling: Research & Practice, Institute of Guidance Counsellors (IGC) Annual National Conference - 'Regenerating Lives through Guidance Counselling', Mary Immaculate College, Limerick., March, 2011, Institute of Guidance Counsellors, Ireland Invited Talk, 2011

Cahill, M., Ward, F., Blau, I. & Creaner, M. , 'I knew I wasn't the only one' : An evaluation of pre-therapy support groups at the NCS, HSE Dublin North East , To a Life that Shines: Ten Years Transforming the Shadows. , 2010, p128 - 139 Journal Article, 2010 URL

Higgins A , Alexander, J, Creaner, M; Maguire, G; Rani, S; McCann, E; O'Neill, O; Watts, M & Garland, M., Current education/training available for professionals working in mental health services in the Republic of Ireland - A scoping study, Dublin, Ireland, Mental Health Commission , June, 2010 Report, 2010 URL

Creaner, M. , Invited Keynote Address: What is Good Supervision? - Key Findings, ANSE Conference/ Summer University , Trinity College Dublin, Aug, 2009, ANSE/SAI Invited Talk, 2009

Davis, A. & Creaner, M. , Data analysis & evaluation report of group supervision Institute for Guidance Counsellors, 2009, - Miscellaneous, 2009

Creaner, M. , Invited Workshop/Seminar 'Research in Clinical Supervision' , Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) Supervisor's Forum,, All Hallows College, Dublin, Jan, 2007, Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Invited Talk, 2007

Doctorate in Counselling Psychology and Psychological Society of Ireland Division of Counselling Psychology Joint Conference , Counselling Psychology: Contributing to mental health and well-being, September 12th 2014, Mansion House, Dublin Meetings /Conferences Organised,

Creaner, M. , 'Supervision as a Learning Relationship', Invited Workshop, School of Education, UCD, February 26th, 2013, MA in Educational Psychology, School of Education, UCD. Invited Talk,

Power, L., Creaner, M., & Mooney, R. , Experiences of motherhood from the perspective of women reporting a History of childhood trauma, Transforming the Shadows: HSE National Counselling Service 10th. Anniversary Conference , Dublin Castle, Dublin. , Sept. 14th. 2010 Oral Presentation, URL

Research Expertise

Description

Clinical Supervision Research and Practice. Research Supervision. Training of Counselling Psychologists/Psychotherapists. Psychotherapy Research. Suicide Prevention. Programme Evaluation. Practitioner Research. Qualitative Methodology.

Projects

  • Title
    • Supervisee transfer of learning in clinical supervision
  • Summary
    • PhD research project (PhD Candidate: Stephen O'Neill)
  • Date To
    • 2017
  • Title
    • What aspects of eating disorders treatment involving psychological therapy do clients find helpful or unhelpful?
  • Summary
    • A collaborative project with BACP : Co-Researcher
  • Funding Agency
    • British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Education and Training Provision for Professionals Working in the Mental Health Services in Ireland
  • Summary
    • This study is an exploration of current education/training provided to mental health professionals. Recommendations for future improvements, developments and sustainability of educational programmes will be provided. Project Team: PI Prof. Agnes Higgins with Dr. Jane Alexander, Dr. Mary Creaner, Mr. Gerry Maguire, Dr.Shobha Rani, Dr. Eddie McCann, Ms. Orla O'Neill, Mr. Mick Watts, Dr. Malcolm Garland.
  • Funding Agency
    • Mental Health Commission [61,237]
  • Date From
    • 2008
  • Date To
    • 2010
  • Title
    • Effective Research Supervision
  • Summary
    • Potter, J., Delaney, D; Lalor, J. & Creaner, M. CAPSL Research Project, TCD
  • Funding Agency
    • NAIRTL
  • Title
    • Experiences of adult children who have been bereaved by the death of a parent by suicide in adulthood
  • Summary
    • PhD Research (PhD Candidate: Lucy Madigan)
  • Funding Agency
    • Postgraduate Research Studentship School of Psychology
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Title
    • Aiding and assisting healthcare policy for school children: An investigation of how the role of the family influences the health of the school-age child from a disadvantaged area.
  • Summary
    • PhD Research Project (PhD Candidate: Eleanor Hollywood, School of Nursing and Midwifery, TCD)
  • Title
    • Supportive Supervision for Community Health Workers: A Case Study of Ethiopia's Health Extension Programme
  • Summary
    • PhD Candidate: Camille Boostrom
  • Date To
    • 2017
  • Title
    • Exploring therapists' experiences of working with adult survivors of childhood trauma. O'Donovan, K.
  • Summary
    • Research Project in collaboration with the National Counselling Service (NCS).
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Experiences of parenting from the perspective of mothers who have experienced childhood abuse. McCabe-Strange, J.
  • Summary
    • Research Project in collaboration with the DRCC.
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Exploring the resources and protective practices of therapists working with clients who experience domestic violence. O'Toole, E.
  • Summary
    • Research project in collaboration with the Women's Therapy Centre, Dublin
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Planned and unplanned therapy endings with clients as experienced by therapists - Goulding, J.
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2012
  • Title
    • Significant events in training supervision - Petersen, G.
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2012
  • Title
    • Experiences of fatherhood from the perspective of men who have experienced childhood trauma: An exploratory study - Paris, M.
  • Summary
    • Research Project in collaboration with the National Counselling Service (NCS)
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2012
  • Title
    • Personal and Professional Well-being: Exploring the resources and protective practices of therapists working in the area of trauma - Lamarche-Ward, C.
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2012
  • Title
    • Experiences of loss among individuals whose partners have sustained acquired brain injuries. Prendergast, S.
  • Summary
    • D.Clin. Dissertation - Research Supervisor
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2012
  • Title
    • Parents' experiences of receiving a diagnosis for their child from a clinical psychologist in an Irish child and adolescent mental health service - Buckmaster, A.
  • Date From
    • 2010
  • Date To
    • 2011
  • Title
    • Suicide Prevention in Ireland
  • Summary
    • Co-Leader of Suicide Prevention research stream within the Doctorate in Counselling Psychology, School of Psychology.
  • Date From
    • 2005
  • Title
    • 'What is 'good supervision?'
  • Summary
  • Date To
    • 2008

Keywords

Clinical Supervision; Continuing Professional Development; Counseling Ethics; Educational Leadership and Management; Health, Clinical and Counselling; Higher Education; Humanistic Psychology; Innovation in learning; Mental Health and Recovery; Psychotherapy Research; Qualitative Methodology & Methods; Suicide Prevention Research; SUPERVISION

Recognition

Representations

Guest Editor: Counselling Psychology Quarterly: London, Taylor & Francis: Routledge - Special Section: Current Trends in Clinical Supervision 2013 - 2014

Professional Supervision Training: National Educational Psychological Service (NEPS) 2015-16

Invited Guest Lecturer: Supervision Training Workshop: 'What is Good Supervision in Educational and Child Psychology?' Doctorate in Educational and Child Psychology Mary Immaculate College, Limerick January 23rd, 2017

Invited Presenter: Strengthening the supervisory relationship: Research informed practice. Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (IACP) Annual Conference, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Oct 16th -17th, 2015. 2015

Invited Keynote: Supervision and Developing Practice - What is Good Supervision? National Educational Psychological Service (NEPS) Annual Meeting/Conference: Radisson Blu, Limerick, December 3rd., 2014 2014

Invited Guest Presenter: An Introduction to Counselling & Psychotherapy Research. The Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (IACP) Research Conference in association with The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP). October 12th, 2013. The Radisson Blu, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. 2013

Reviewer: American Psychological Association: Society of Counseling Psychology (APA Division 17) Supervision and Training Section. Student Poster Session. American Psychological Association Convention, Orlando, Florida August 2-5th, 2012. 2012

Invited Pre-conference Workshop: Introduction to Clinical Supervision - Key Principles and Best Practices in Trainee Supervision. Psychological Society of Ireland, 42nd. Annual Conference, Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork, Ireland, Nov 8th -11th. 2012 2012

Member of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) Research Committee 2012 - Date

External Examiner: MA in Integrative Psychotherapy/Graduate Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy Studies, University of Limerick. 2013 - Date

External Examiner: MA Prof. Studies/Grad.Cert. Supervision - University of Leicester, UK. 2011 - 2012

External Examiner: Professional Doctorate/Advanced Diploma in Counselling Psychology, London Metropolitian University, UK 2005 - 2008

Peer Reviewer: Counselling Psychology Quarterly Journal (CPQ) - Taylor & Francis: Routledge 2013 - Date

Peer Reviewer: British Journal of Guidance and Counselling (BJGC) - Taylor & Francis: Routledge 2012 - Date

Peer Reviewer: Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy Research - Linking Research with Practice (CPR) - BACP: Taylor & Francis: Routledge 2011 - Date

Peer Reviewer: Psychotherapy Research (ad hoc) Published in association with the Society for Psychotherapy Research, Taylor & Francis: Routledge 2015

Peer Reviewer: Sage Publications (Book Proposals: Counselling - Psychotherapy - Research) 2014 - Date

Academic Consultant: DPsych Programme - Metanoia Institute/Middlesex University 2011 - Date

Invited Consultancy: Higher Education and Training Awards Council, Ireland (HETAC)- QQI Counselling and Psychotherapy Standards Development Group Member 2011 - 2014

Psychological Society of Ireland Working Group on Confidentiality and Record Keeping in Practice (Invited External Member) 2010 - 2011

Invited Consultancy: Expert Reviewer Clinical Supervision Policy, Progression Routes, Ana Liffey Drug Project, Dublin. 2011

Quality Peer Review Group Member for the Quality Review of Education and Professional Studies Department, University of Limerick (Nov 30-Dec 4th, 2009) 2009

Psychological Society of Ireland (Division of Counselling Psychology)- Supervision Policy Development Team (Invited External Member) 2008 - 2009

Higher Education and Training Awards Council (HETAC) Register of Expert Panellists Member 2009 - 2014

Member of Supervision Sub-Committee with Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy to establish criteria for recognition of supervision training courses. 2004 - 2006

Member of Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy Sub-Committee to evaluate and implement criteria for the recognition of supervision training courses in Ireland. 2008 - 2010

Member of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy - Training Course Recognition Committee 2002 - 2004

Memberships

Member of the American Psychological Association (APA) Current

Member of APA Division 17: Society of Counseling Psychology 2010 – Date

Member of APA Div. 17 Section: Supervision and Training 2010 – Date

Member of APA Division 32: Humanistic Psychology 2012 – 2014

Member of International Section of Counseling Psychology, Div 17, APA 2010 – Date

Member of Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MIACP) 1998 – Current

Member of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) Current

Member of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR) 2009 – Date


Last updated 4 June 2015 School of Psychology (Email).