My Background ...
  • Professional Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy (Tivoli Institute)

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Gestalt Therapy (Dublin Gestalt Centre)

  • Accredited member of the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (I.A.H.I.P)

  • Registered with the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (I.C.P)

  • Former Helpline Counsellor and Trainer with AWARE

I have also undertaken further training on

  • Suicide, (with Tony Byrne and Eileen Maguire)
  • Sexual abuse, (Dublin Rape Crisis Centre - DRCC)
  • Hakomi Mindfulness-Based Therapy (Hakomi Education Network)
  • Level 1, Sensorimotor Trauma Training (Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute)
  • Transpersonal Psychology (Centre for Shamanic Studies, Dunderry, Navan)

Currently ...
I continue with such training to broaden my experience base and also
keep up-to-date with latest research developments in areas such as :


  • Dan Siegel (UCLA), Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB)
  • Marco Iacoboni (UCLA), Mirror Neurons
  • Steven Porges (UoI, Chicago), Polyvagal Theory of Trauma
  • Louis Cozolino (Pepperdine, LA), Neuroscience of Relationships, Why Psychotherapy Works
  • Allan Schore (UCLA), Neuropsychology

Attachment Theory

  • Stan Tatkin - Theories of Love and Relationships

And earlier ...
Prior to becoming involved in therapy work, I was employed in technical
and customer service roles in private industry as well as in the state and semi-state sectors.

Eugene Ryan
, M.I.A.H.I.P.,  Reg. I.C.P.
Dip. Counselling & Psychotherapy
Dip. Gestalt Therapy

Office 9, Garden Level,
126 Ranelagh Village Dublin 6
087 8208705