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About Us

CPS is headed up by Colin O'Driscoll. Colin is a Registered Psychologist (PSI,  BPS and HPC) and accredited Psychotherapist (IACP), based in Ireland. He is also an Associate Fellow of the PSI (Psychological Society of Ireland). He has led psychology services for healthcare providers in the UK and Ireland; more recently as Treatment Director of Forest Healthcare (2004-2011).

O'Driscoll has always had a particular focus on, and passion for clinical outcomes, quality standards and evidence based practice. Colin has pushed the boundaries to blend professionalism, evidence-based practice and clinical integrity; with a constant eye to implementation and outcomes. This has lead to, for example, the awarding of CHKS accreditation and quality standards for healthcare award.

Today Colin O'Driscoll

  • Established CPS, championing the embodiment of professionalism and cutting edge psychological services, providing 
    • Therapeutic intervention 
    • Clinical Supervision 
    • Consultancy 
    • Training 

 

  • Is Clinical Lead for HSE (natioanl public healthcare department) Mid-West region Drug and Alcohol Services  

 

  • Regularly provides training workshops in various areas relating to psychology, psychotherapy and addiction  

 

  • Is a registered Motivational Interviewing trainer including the annual TNT MI training event (2013) 

 

  • Is currently TNT International Coordinator for Training New Trainers to become members of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). This is an international academic and clinical professional network which requires advanced level clinical training to be eligible for the acceptance to the training event (TNT)

 

  • Is Clinical Consultant to Siairo, developing content and montiroing clinical throughput for healthcare app. This app is designed to create therapeutic exercises for clients in therapy. Therapists can easily configure and push therapeutic exercises to the mobile device of the client, increasing the liklihood of continuing to engage in the process and improving clinical outcomes

  www.siario.com

 Colin O'Driscoll's Memberships:

  • Registered Psychologist (PSI) 
  • Registered Counselling Psychologist (PSI)
  • Registered Counselling Psychologist (HPC) 
  • Forensic Psychologist (PSI)
  • Associate Fellow (PSI)
  • Accredited Psychotherapist (IACP) 
  • Registered member of Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) 
  • Certified MI Practitioner (MI Campus) 

Expertise:

Colin O'Driscoll has expertise at leading services providing intervention for the following areas:

  • Addiction 
  • Depression 
  • Anxiety 
  • Bereavement    
  • Forensics 

With specialisms using (and providing training in) the following approaches to treatment:

  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Community Reinforcement Approach (CRA)
  • Groupwork
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Relapse Prevention Therapy (RPT)
  • Bereavement counselling
  • Case Management
  • Key Working
  • Care Planning
  • Group Facilitation Skills
  • Community Reinforcement Approach
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • and general psychotherapeutic support

 

 

 Colin O'Driscoll

Colin O’Driscoll

B.A., M.Sc., A.F. Ps.S.I.,

Reg. Psychol. Ps.S.I.