A warm welcome to our website
We hope that it provides you with information about what we do as counsellors and psychotherapists, however if you still have questions please feel free to ring 087 7014335 or email us to find out more.
Sligo Gestalt Counselling was established by Accredited Gestalt Counsellors/Psychotherapists Hugh Bennett and Tina Horton.
We provide professional one-to one counselling/psychotherapy, couple counselling/psychotherapy, group work, personal development (such as meditation groups) and training and are situated in Sligo Town. The cost for one-to one and couple counselling/psychotherapy is €60 per session.
Counselling and pyschotherapy using Gestalt methodology has proved to be effective for the following issues:
- Panic Attacks
- Sexual Abuse
- Relationship Issues
- Self Esteem
- Sexuality Issues
- Coping with change
- Group Work
- Work Related Issues
This is by no means an exhaustive list.
Our next meditation group starts in September 2017 in central Sligo. Click here for more information on the meditation group.
Our services are underpinned by the belief that everyone has the capacity to move towards health and well being. As counsellors and psychotherapists, our emphasis is on increasing people's personal awareness of how they are in the world, how they interact with themselves and others.
Sometimes due to childhood experiences or traumatic events we can loose our sense of 'self' leading to a feeling of 'something missing' and development of less fullfiling or even destructive relationships with ourselves and others.
Increasing personal awareness leads to growth, choice and change and Gestalt Counselling/ Psychotherapy encourages people to be more present to themselves and engaged in their own lives. Our practice is also influenced by meditation and mindfulness techniques.
We work according to the Code of Ethics of the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy www.iacp.ie
To speak to one of us for further information or to make an appointment please call 087 7014335 or send us an email via our contact us page
We offer one-to-one counselling and psychotherapy appointments using Gestalt Therapy and other therapeutic techniques. Appointments are available Mon-Fri daytime and evenings. Our fee is €60. Please click on the link for more information on one-to-one counselling/psychotherapy.
We offer couple counselling/psychotherapy appointments. Appointments are available Mon-Fri daytime and evenings. Our fee is €60. Please click on the link for more information on couple counselling and psychotherapy.
Our next meditation group begins Saturday 30th September 2017. The group runs for 10 weeks and the cost is €70. For more information please click on the link.
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