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COPING WITH LOSS

Coping with Loss

Loss is considered to be a natural part of life – yet coping with loss is one of the most difficult challenges we will face in our lives. Grief is a natural response to loss and the more significant the loss, the deeper our grieving will be. When a loved one dies, we may experience […]

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Coping with Grief

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      Whilst we may often think of grief resulting from the death of a loved one, any loss can cause grief. These losses may include divorce or the break up of a relationship, a miscarriage, loss of a pet, loss of our health, a job, a cherished dream, a friendship, financial security, or […]

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Official Launch of The Ring of Beara Cycle Kenmare

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Many thanks to all the Organisers and Committees for a enjoyable evening at The official launch of the The Ring of Beara Cycle in Kenmare. SouthWest Counselling Centre Killarney are looking for riders to participate in the Ring of Beara cycle on the 23rd of May 2015, as a Nominated Charity of this event Sponsorship […]

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LONELINESS

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Beings, we are hard wired to connect and most of us feel the need for rewarding social contact and relationships. Loneliness is the feeling we get when our need for this type of contact is not met. Loneliness of course is not the same as being alone. We may choose to be alone and live […]

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Killarney Community College

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Transition Year Students at  Killarney Community College have raised €750 in funding for SouthWest Counselling Centre through a raffle held during  a recent Fashion Show. SouthWest  Counselling Centre wish to extend a heartfelt thank you to Killarney Community College  Transition Year Students and Staff for their fundraising  support. This funding will go towards providing vital […]

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LONELINESS IN OLDER ADULTS

Loneliness in older adults

At SouthWest Counselling Centre we are meeting more and more elderly people who are feeling isolated and alone. What strikes me is that whilst there is a lot of emphasis on help and support for younger people there is less awareness of the availability of supports for older people. As we all know, life is […]

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RING OF BEARA CHARITY CYCLE KENMARE ON SATURDAY 23RD MAY 2015

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Registration for the Ring of Beara Charity Cycle Kenmare  is NOW open.   SouthWest Counselling Centre are delighted to be chosen as one of the two nominated charities. SouthWest Counselling Centre provides counselling services for people in crisis and in distress. All funds raised will be used to extend our outreach services in Kenmare including […]

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CYBERBULLYING

Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying refers to bullying which takes place using the internet, mobile phones or other technological devices. This may be in the form of sending nasty or threatening messages, emails or photos, videos or putting such materials up on social media web pages. It can also take the form of setting up fake profiles which say […]

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WORKPLACE BULLYING

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Workplace bullying can be quite common and difficult to deal with. Bullying at work can take the form of physical, social or psychological intimidation. Examples include threatening behaviour, sexual harassment, verbal abuse, exclusion, psychological harassment, being given pointless or impossible tasks, deliberately making work difficult for you and withholding information necessary to get your work […]

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SNEEM WALKING MARATHON

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