About Acorn Counselling & Psychotherapy
Welcome to the Acorn Counselling & Psychotherapy Centre website. The Acorn Counselling & Psychotherapy Centre is a well established practice, providing Counselling and Psychotherapy in a safe, professional, confidential, and non-judgemental setting. Our Counselling rooms are located in Oranmore and Portumna Co Galway, which are within easy commuting distance of Galway City and County, ...Read More »
"Counselling with Pat has given me the awareness to identify and adjust my behaviour patterns. He has instilled in me that I can make a difference, and that I can choose not to be a spectator in my own life." Read More »
"Pat was very professional and supportive. he guided me throughout my entire counselling process with him. I felt that I was understood and made to feel worthwhile." "He did not carry me, but gave me the awareness and ... Read More »
'Paula, we cannot thank you enough for helping us rediscover our relationship. Your approach was warm and professional. You gave us the space to open up, to discuss issues that we have been fearful of looking at for ... Read More »
"Counselling has changed my life. I cannot thank you enough for helping me to find myself again." "For me it was a big step to pursue counselling, as I thought my problems were just a part of who I was. I ... Read More »
'I attended Paula for counselling, as my life had become unmanageable, I had just ended an affair and every bit of confidence I had was gone, I was full of guilt and shame so much so that I was unable to face my ... Read More »
"Thank you so very much for helping me sort out my head and return to some normality! Pat I really appreciate your help and support over the past few months. I now understand fully what you meant when said you ... Read More »
Professional help is different!
Therapists are professionally trained to deal with a wide and varied range of problems. Counselling/psychotherapy is a "talking" therapy which is a means of providing help if you wish to improve the quality of your life, ...Read More »
What do I do?
The most crucial step is deciding to seek help and be willing to talk about your present difficulties. The next step is to make an "initial" appointment with the therapist. This first session will last for approximately one ...Read More »