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Radio Kerry’s – TalkAbout Programme with Deirdre Walsh and our Counsellor Edel Hobbert


        Our counsellor Edel Hobbert in conversation with Radio Kerry’s Deirdre Walsh on her TalkAbout Programme .   Helping a listener with a relationship breakup. Click on link:

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WHAT ARE OUR CHILDREN WATCHING ONLINE? Pornography is a subject which can evoke strong responses – both for and against. But let’s look at the issue of pornography use amongst teenagers and children – and specifically internet pornography. The difference between internet pornography and other forms of pornography is the speed at which the images […]

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Sex Education and Parents

Sex Education and Parents For parents, the whole area of ‘sex education’ can feel like a minefield. How do you bring it up? What do you bring up? What do they need to know? How much do they need to know? Considering that most parents’ own experience of sex education may have been either sparse […]

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Exam Stress – Tips for Students


            As you study this week – don’t forget to include regular breaks and to take care of yourself during the exam preparation. It is important that you are in good mental and physical condition for the exam. As there isn’t enough time to go over everything, you must decide […]

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Congratulations to all the Cyclists, Organiser’s, Sponsors and Volunteers at Ring of Beara Cycle!

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SouthWest Counselling Centre would like to thank The Ring of Beara Committe, Cyclists, Organiser’s, Sponsors and Volunteers for their time and support!  Well done and congratulations to all. All funds raised through this event will be used solely for the provision of ongoing One to One Counselling Services at our Outreach Service in Kenmare Family […]

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Kerry Emergency Services Cycle – We’re looking for Cyclists!

Kerry Emergency Services Cycle

Best of luck to all the cyclists, organiser’s and volunteers at this Saturday’s Kerry Emergency Services Charity Cycle. The cycle starts at 10am and registration is available on line or you can register on the day. Registration is in Tralee Town Park just to the left of Ash Hall.   Something for the whole family […]

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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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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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Killarney Community College


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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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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