Eileen Hopkins

Associate Lecturer

Dip. BSc. (Hons) Counselling & Psychotherapy. Dip in Integrative Adolescent Psychotherapy. Dip in Child Psychology. Dip.Coaching. MIACP. MICF.


Eileen is an accredited Adolescent & Adult Psychotherapist, Life, Career & Public Speaking Coach, certified trainer & professional speaker. She spent over 30 years in nursing and nurse management & witnessed first-hand stress, burn-out & vicarious trauma in many colleagues.


Eileen set up her own company to pursue her passion for emotional health, self-care, resilience, personal development, pain management, education, and empowering change. Eileen believes that everyone has the potential to live a happy and fulfilled life despite the many obstacles’ life can throw in their way. Lecturing on our Certificate Programme. Eileen holds the position of Student Development & Progression Officer for our Students in Kilkenny. The role as Student Development and Progression Officer (SDPO) is at the heart of this Care Team and a direct point of contact for both students and lecturers concerning actively supporting the development of the therapist in training throughout their programme.  


Course Venues:   Athlone   |   Belfast   |   Carrick-on-Shannon   |   Cork   |   Dublin   |   Kilkenny   |   Limerick