Cork Counselling Service

Cork Counselling Service is based in Victoria Cross, Cork City and in Kilbrittain, West Cork, close to Bandon, Clonakilty and Kinsale.

We are here to help you get through life’s challenges. We understand that you might be feeling nervous about coming for therapy. Our therapists are highly experienced and work with a wide range of issues clients bring to therapy. They can help you to find your way through the particular difficulties you are faced with, so you can move forward feeling happier and more at ease.

Here are just some of the issues that people come for counselling at Cork Counselling Service to address:

  • Anxiety & Stress
  • Depression
  • Abuse
  • Trauma
  • Bereavement
  • Relationship Issues
  • Childhood Issues
  • Parental/ Family Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Intimacy & Sexuality Issues
  • Fertility Issues
  • Health & Chronic Illness
  • Confidence & Self-Esteem
  • Work Related Stress
  • Work Life Balance
  • Spiritual Emergency
  • Suicide Ideation

Counselling at Cork Counselling Service is completely confidential and both our therapists are fully insured members of professional bodies. Our therapists are trained in a range of therapeutic approaches including Integrative, Psychosynthesisand Gestalt, so they are able to connect with you and work with you in a way that meets your individual needs.

Both our Cork City and West Cork practices have convenient locations with free parking and offer clients a professional, quiet and comfortable environment to experience counselling in.

To book an appointment please call 0863545004 or send us a message



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