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Qualifications

Level 8 Honours Degree in Applied Social Studies in Social Care.
Level 8 Honours Degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Level 9 Certificates in CBT and Child and Adolescent Development.

Rosalind Sweetman

Counsellor & Psychotherapist

Biography

Rosalind is a qualified Counsellor and Psychotherapist, she trained in the Institute of Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy (IICP). She has full indemnity insurance and adheres to the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) code of ethics. She undertakes continuing professional development courses each year and places importance on maintaining her own self-care.  
Being trained as an integrative counsellor allows Rosalind to draw on different modalities to find an approach that best fits the individual client and their circumstances. The process of therapy is a collaborative and will be tailored to the clients’ preferences and personal goals. 
Rosalind places great importance on the therapeutic relationship created and aims to provide a space that is emphatic, free from judgment, where the client can truly be themselves. 
Rosalind has always had a passion for working with people and has a wide range of experience working in social care for many years before becoming a counsellor. This includes supporting the elderly with dementia, stroke recovery and during end-of-life palliative of care. Rosalind has worked in a residential care setting for teenagers experiencing severe social, emotional, and behavioural difficulties, including a specialized unit for problematic sexual behaviour. She also has experience supporting children, teenagers, and adults with intellectual disabilities. 

Professional Memberships

Pre-accredited member of Irish Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists (IACP)