Michelle O Brien (BSc (Hons) Psychology H Dip Psych.,MIACP) is a fully qualified and accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist.

She studied at The Tivoli Institute, Dun Laoghaire and hold a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology.

Part of her training was completed working with The South Tipperary Lone Parents Institute. This led to further work in Family Resource Centres, and she now is based part time in the Droichead Family Resource Centre in Callan, Co. Kilkenny.

Michelle established a private practice in 2014, where she is dedicated to providing professional, safe, accessible, high quality care to her clients.

Michelle's is passionate about early intervention and believes it is imperative to lay a foundation of self belief, good values and self worth in children. This led to her involvement with Buddy Bench Ireland, in which she facilitated mental health programmes to primary school children all around the country.

Michelle O Brien Counsellor and Psychotherapist

I help people to trust themselves, to create a new mindset"


I encourage people to confront their fears, to identify
challenges, and to enhance the value of their life, relationships and work. For me, it is vital to inspire confidence in a person and keep a positive attitude, whilst keeping them accountable and inspiring them to take action.