Qualifications

Currently enrolled in the MA in Humanistic and Integrative Play Therapy and Psychotherapy
Post Graduate Diploma in Play Therapy
B.A (Honours) Applied Social Studies

Professional Membership

Irish Association for Play Therapy & Psychotherapy

Biography

Katie Lally is a pre-accrediated Play Therapist and trainee Psycho-Therapist. Katie has a post graduate Diploma in Play Therapy and is currently enrolled in the M.A in Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy Modality. Katie completed a B.A (Honours) in Applied Social Studies. Katie has vast experience of working as a social care worker with children in Residential Care. The children Katie has worked with, have come from a variety of backgrounds, different circumstances, with varying needs. Katie worked as a family support worker with families experiencing difficulties. Katie also has years experience of working with children with intellectual and physical disabilities. Katie uses her specialised training in Play Therapy to work with issues such as anxiety, bereavement, bullying, parental separation, delayed development, behavioural difficulties, communication difficulties, low self-esteem and poor play skills. Katie’s Integrative background allows her to tailor her approach to meet the needs of each individual client.