Lorraine McNeill | Accredited Counsellor | Armagh | NCS

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As of the 15th of May 2023, we have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS).

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Lorraine McNeill

Member Status: Accredited

Member No: NCS16-03943

Location: Armagh

As a Person Centred, CBT and EMDR Psychotherapist, I provide an integrated approach in counselling which enables me to meet the needs of each individual and provide them with the necessary tools to enable better lifestyle choices and reach their desired goals. I have experience in working with a range of presenting issues such Anxiety Disorders, Depression, PTSD, Trauma, Suicide Ideation and Addiction.

We all have this innate ability to strive and survive, though unfortunately life can throw to much at us, even from birth and our ability to resolve or keep repressing minor or major traumas, becomes too overwhelming for our nervous system and then life becomes challenging, perhaps what we used to enjoy, has no meaning anymore, or we're exhausted trying to keep up with life's expectations. Our innate survival system has been triggered into fight, flight, freeze or flee mode and is running on default and this is when we develop unhealthy coping strategies in order to numb the pain, which are remembered and re-enforced by our subconscious.

I respect and admire the strength and courage it takes to ask for help and seek counselling, you have taken the first step, well done. Thankyou for visiting my profile page and I look forward to collaboratively working with you.

  • Qualifications & Experience
    Aim Awards Level 3 Developing Counselling Skills
    Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Practice
    Embarking on Practice
    Counselling Practicum
    Cognitive Behavioural Theory
    Children and Young People
    Working with Trauma
    Brief Therapy
    Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
    Level 6 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
    QLS Awards Level 7 Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • What I can help with
    • Abortion
    • Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
    • Addiction (e.g. Alcohol, Computer games, Drugs, Food, Gambling, Sex, Smoking)
    • Adolescence
    • Ageing and related issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety
    • Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
    • Bereavement / Loss
    • Bullying
    • Cancer
    • Carers
    • Depression
    • Disability
    • Divorce & Separation
    • Eating disorders
    • Emotional issues
    • Family
    • Mindfulness
    • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
    • Panic attacks
    • Phobias
    • Relationships
    • Self-harm
    • Shyness / Social Phobia
    • Spirituality
    • Stress
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Trauma
    • Violence / Victim support
    • Young people and children
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