Ciarán Carey is an addiction counsellor and specialist with vast experience in the field of addiction and recovery. He holds a BA (Hons) in Counselling and Addiction Studies from ICHAS in Limerick., Ireland. He is an accredited member of Addiction Counsellors of Ireland (ACI). Ciaran's humanistic approach helps men to consider the whole person, mind, body and spirit.
Ciarán is an Irish former hurling player & Captain of the Limerick hurling team. He is a former manager and selector. Primarily playing at the centre-back position, Carey's club career was with Patrickswell and at inter-county level with Limerick. He was a key member of the latter team during the 1990s and collected two Munster titles, two National Hurling League titles and three All-Star awards.
Ciaran is an addiction counsellor and specialist with vast experience in the field of addiction and recovery. Ciaran holds a BA (Hons) in Counselling and Addiction Studies from ICHAS in Limerick. He is an accredited member of Addiction Counsellors of Ireland (ACI). Ciaran's skills lie in his ability to combine addiction and general health issues by applying a person centred approach to his work in both private practice as well as residential treatment centres. Ciaran works with groups and has also facilitated aftercare, relapse prevention and family support groups. Ciaran practices under the strict criteria and Code of Ethics employed by the ACI and uses integrative psychotherapy which combines a range of elements drawn from various models of psychotherapy.
Ciaran's humanistic approach helps the client to consider the whole person, mind, body and spirit - and finds favour with one or more types of approaches tailored in a way that meets the client's individual needs. Ciaran's experience includes working with anxiety, anger management, bereavement and loss, bullying, substance and alcohol related issues, gambling, grief and loss, depression, career change and the harbouring of suicidal ideation at various points in one's life. He also has extensive experience working with personality disorders, relationship issues, domestic violence and low self-esteem issues.