Working with Addiction in the Therapy Room

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The latest episode of the Therapists Talk Therapy podcast features Keith Cassidy,  associate lecturer with PCI College discussing Working with Addiction in the Therapy Room.

Keith is also the Clinical Manager of Smarmore Castle addiction treatment centre in Louth. On this podcasr Keith discusses what is at the core of addiction. The conversation also explores the contradiction therapists often face where addiction is a common issue but can feel like something only specialist therapists/centres deal with.

Plus Keith talks about some aspects of working with addiction in private practice, as well as discussing the residential setting. He also highlights the great sense of fulfilment which he gets from this work.

Working with Addiction in the Therapy Room


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About PCI College

PCI College, one of Ireland’s leading providers of courses, training and education in the field of counselling and psychotherapy and in related fields such as Supervision, Family Therapy, Addiction and CPD courses.

At PCI College, we are committed to making high quality training available in these areas, and many of our courses meet the accreditation criteria of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, and are validated by Middlesex University. PCI College was founded in 1991 to provide courses and training in counselling and psychotherapy for mature students.

  • Long established college (1991) with an excellent reputation.
  • BSc (Hons) is accredited by the IACP
  • Achieve a Middlesex University Honours Degree in Counselling & Psychotherapy.
  • Integrative approach to counselling & psychotherapy training.
  • High academic standards while still making training as accessible as possible.
  • Expert personal development & counselling skills training.
  • Superior, quality, user-friendly teaching.For more information about the courses available at PCI College, please contact us using the information below.For more information about courses and evening classes run by PCI College, view our courses here


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