Our therapists

Eileen Cartin BA, MSc, ICP, IFPP

087 791 7535


Eileen has completed a degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy as well as an M. Sc. in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at Trinity College. She is accredited with the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and is a member of the Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Eileen has been working as a Therapist since 2000. As part of her work Eileen has a special interest in working with adults who have experienced trauma in their lives.

Conor Maguire BPhil, MSc, ICP, IFPP

086 199 1881


Conor is a fully accredited Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist with the Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and a registrant with the Irish Council for Psychotherapy. He has been involved in the training program of the I.I.P.P. and has been chair of that Institute. In addition to working in private practice in he offers clinical supervision for therapists. His consulting rooms are at 20, Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2.

Theresa Merrigan, MSc, IFPP, ICP, UKCP & EAP

087 412 0758


IFPP, ICP, UKCP & EAP Registered

Theresa is a former member of the Board of the Irish Institute of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy as well as a founding member of Disability Psychotherapy Ireland Interest Group, which convenes discussion groups and CPD events. Theresa has held senior management roles in the NGO mental health sector. Her particular interest is in working in the area of childhood trauma and with adults who experience long-standing emotional difficulties.

Paul Moore, BA, Psych, MPhil, MSc, MBPsS, ICP, IFPP

087 317 7021


Paul is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist, psychologist, lecturer, and clinical researcher, in private practice in Carlow, Kilkenny & Dublin. He lectures in psychoanalysis and neuropsychoanalysis at Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin, and teaches psychology at the Institute of Technology, Carlow. He is a founding member and group leader of Neuropsychoanalysis Ireland. Paul has over ten years’ experience in the area of psychological therapies, and is the current Chairperson of the Irish Institute of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. In addition to referrals for all areas of general psychotherapy Paul specialises in psychotherapy for people who have experienced a brain injury, people on the autistic spectrum, and their family members. Paul also provides a therapeutic consultancy service to professionals in the areas: of social work, social care work, youth work, early childhood education and care, and foster care.

Consultations are available by appointment at

20 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2, Kilkenny City, and Carlow Town.

Roisin O'Boyle, BA, BPsych, H.Dip.Ed., MPhil, MSc, ICP, IFPP

086 087 5059


Roisin is a fully accredited Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist with the Irish Council for Psychotherapy, and a member of the Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. In addition to working in private practice in Shankill Roisin is a member of the Training Committee, M.Sc. in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Trinity College Dublin. She is also a training analyst, lecturer supervisor and Board member of the Irish Institute of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.

Roisin has worked as Coordinator of the Low-Cost Clinic attached to this Masters programme and offers both psychoanalytic psychotherapy and clinical supervision in Irish and in Spanish as well as in English in her private practice in Shankill.

She has a Masters in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy from Trinity College and a postgraduate qualification in Clinical Supervision from the British Association of Psychotherapy.

Roisin is a member of the training committee for the Masters Programme in Psychoanalytic Paychotherapy in Trinity College.

Marie O'Rourke, RGN, BA, H Dip Psych, MSc, APPI

087 234 7990


Marie obtained her clinical qualification in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy from the School of Psychotherapy, St Vincent’s University Hospital and was awarded an MSc by University College Dublin in 2004. She also studied psycholgy at undergraduate and postgraduate level. She has a nursing background and worked in the health service for many years. She is affiliated to the Association of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy in Ireland (APPI) and currently works in private practice.