About Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre for Adults, Adolescents and Families, and Emerging Adults
At Counselling & Psychotherapy, Baird Lewis is a fully accredited Psychotherapist
and Counsellor with the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative
Psychotherapists and a member of the Irish Council for Psychotherapy. He provides a confidential and professional service to those in need of support and understanding. Through his natural empathy, professional training
and many years of experience in the practice of psychotherapy, counselling, and consultations, Baird is able to help adults, adolescents & their families, and those emerging adults in their 20's/30's find relief
from emotional pain or upset. Clients of his are known to have been facilitated well by Baird in their healing process and in their discovery of better emotional health and
a deeper understanding of areas of concern or conflict in themselves and/or with others.
Baird is known to be caring and
compassionate in his manner with people who may be concerned with any number of issues in their lives. He also has a positive, kind and informed therapeutic manner that helps people in need
of support feel safe to share freely and at depth. This enables people to begin to develop more
peaceful and centred lives less troubled by inner or outer conflicts..
Baird has a deeper understanding of how we can
both function and live well as human beings in the world but also what can
prevent us from living more freely and happily inside. Some typical examples
of areas of his clinical experience are: *Anger and aggression * Adolescence *
Anxiety, panic, fear or stress * Bullying at home/work * Caring for others:
elderly, vulnerable adults, children/issues arising in providing care * Depression
* Disability issues * Employment and unemployment issues * Childhood issues
such as loss, neglect, abuse * Conflicts in the home, work or relationships * Loss
or bereavement through separation, loneliness, death * Mental health Issues *
Parenting and children * Relationship issues * Self-esteem * Sexuality *
Stress or other including financial loss * Personal growth &
development * Suicide * Spirituality
Therapy sessions are one hour in length
and are held weekly with adults or fortnightly/weekly with adolescents
depending on assessed need. Ongoing review and assessments are held
between client and therapist to ensure issues are being addressed as needed.
Professional fees apply.
B.A. University Tennessee; M.Div. Duke University Divinity School; Dip. Psychotherapy, Institute Creative Counselling & Psychotherapy, Dublin; Dip. Gestalt
Adolescent Psychotherapy, Blackfort Adolescent Gestalt Institute