A native of Kilkenny and following a career spanning thirty plus years, Peter qualified in three distinct professional capacities. He is an Associate Fellow and Registered Psychologist with the Psychological Society of Ireland (memb. no. M4479R) and an Associate Fellow and Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society (memb. no. 087638). He is also a Senior Practitioner on the British Psychological Society’s ‘Register of Psychologists Specialising in Psychotherapy’.
Additional to his training as a psychologist for several years he was a fully accredited and registered psychotherapist with a number of national organisations both in Ireland and in England. These included; The Irish Council For Psychotherapy, The Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy (memb. no. 577), The United Kingdom Council For Psychotherapy (memb. no. 4156466) and The United Kingdom Association of Humanistic Psychology Practitioners (memb. No. 148).
Peter initially graduated and qualified as a social worker with the Central Council For Education and Training in Social Work in England (memb. no. 44129). His passion for psychology developed during his undergraduate studies consequently inspiring him to become a psychologist. Emerging from his postgraduate studies in psychology and due to his specific interest in the psychological therapies he began the further process of meeting the added criteria in becoming a psychotherapist.