Counselling and pastoral accompaniment for Catholic clergy


Contact Marian Dwyer

Tel: 07939094797

Postcode: CV34 6EN

Marian Dwyer

I work as a person centred counsellor drawing also from many years of experience working in the NHS. I also have had training in psychodynamic psychotherapy, Transactional Analysis , Acceptance Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and can use an integrative approach to meet the diverse needs of clients.

I am an accredited Breathworks Mindfulness teacher and  I am qualified to teach Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy.

I am committed to ongoing personal and professional development and continue to engage in ongoing supervision and training.

I am on the register of the UK Network for Mindfulness-Based Teachers which offers good practice guidelines for teaching mindfulness courses, these principles promoting good practice in teaching mindfulness-based courses.

I have a certificate in Clinical Supervision approved by the British Psychological Society.
I have completed MBCT supervision training at the Oxford Mindfulness Centre

I provide the following:

  • Individual counselling
  • Individual Mindfulness sessions
  • Breathworks Mindfulness for Stress course
  • Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy(MBCT) Programme
  • Mindfulness for school teachers
  • Supervision for counsellors
  • Mindfulness supervision

Training, qualifications & experience

Registered Mental Nurse

  • BA in Mental Health Studies
  • Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Diploma in Counselling Skills
  • Breathworks Mindfulness for Stress
  • Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Certificate in Mindfulness and Compassion at Aberdeen University