Mary Quirke



Mary Quirke

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IAPTP Membership Status

Accredited member


Play Therapist, Psychotherapist

Client Category

Child, Teenager, Adult, Family

Private practice

I accept referrals for private practice

Specialist Qualification

Filial Therapy, PTSD (Please indicate training), Sandtray (Please indicate training below), Specialist Assessment tools (Please indicate training below)

If PTSD, Sandtray or Specialist Assessment Tools qualified please indicate training

Sandtray – Lori Yasenik (RMPTI)
Trauma and the Brain: Margot Sunderland
Trauma Assessment: Skills of Attunement, Validation of how the Child is feeling in the event (I experience their experience) Containment of Feelings- Tension Regulation.
Working with Children through Arts – Art to Heart with Jole Bortoli
Therapeutic Intervention with Adolescents – Bronagh Starrs MIAHIP and CrossCare Teen Counselling.
Bullying in the Workplace and Home and Schools with Dr Tony Byrne.
Mindfulness Training with Padraig O’Morain.

Areas of special interest

My work is divided into three areas, schools community setting and private practice. In my work in these three settings I meet “loss and separation” on a daily basis. I am particularly competent in working with this theme and the resulting trauma that follows a through utilising a wide variety of skills and creative modalities.