Rosie grew up in Belfast through a time of individual and collective trauma - loss, conflict, change, and the potential for deeper individual and collective transformation. She has been active professionally and personally in exploring the conditions that support authentic connection to self, others, and environment in the north and south of Ireland. She has travelled widely to work and learn from other cultures, including South Africa, Sri Lanka, Scandanavia, Europe. Her interests include exploring innovation, creative spaces, freedom and connection.
Professional Certifications: MBACP accredited psychotherapist; accredited member of the European Association for Gestalt Psychotherapy EAGT Post Graduate Diploma in Gestalt Psychotherapy, Gestalt Trust (1994); Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Holland, SETI, (2005); Working strategically and intimately with couples, small and large systems; Gestalt International Studies Centre, USA, (2010); Healing Developmental Trauma, NeuroAffective Relational Model with Larry Heller (2014-16)
External Examiner - Children's Therapy Centre, Ireland and Metanoia, London