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Damian Sweeney

Accredited Counsellor

  • Ballybot House, 28 Corn Market, Newry, BT35 8BG
  • Multiple times available +
    • Mon
    • Tue
    • Wed
    • Thu
    • Fri
  • Individual 60
  • 20% of enquirers became verified clients

What to Expect

A preliminary assessment appointment helps you to discover if you feel comfortable with me, share what concerns you, ask questions, understand confidentiality, and determine if therapy could help you. Please use a contact option on the right to book a preliminary assessment session in Newry.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggests CBT for
  • Alcohol Dependence
  • Bipolar
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self Harm
  • Social Anxiety
CBT concentrates on how your thoughts influence your emotions and behaviour. It recognises and addresses negative ideas which perpetuate the issues you encounter. The objective of cognitive behavioural therapy is for you to experience healthier thoughts and emotions.


NICE suggests counselling for Depression.

Counselling centres on listening to you, and assisting you. You decide which issue concerning your childhood or adult life you explore. The objective of counselling is to enable you to talk about a problem and discover a way forward which is appropriate for you.


Psychotherapy focuses on you, and you obtaining insight into the difficulties you face. It considers your ideas, emotions and relevant events in your history. Psychotherapy aims to help you change or discover suitable methods of managing.


  • Stress
  • Sexual Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Relationship Problems
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Borderline Personality
  • Bereavement
  • Anger
  • Abuse

Private Health Insurance Registrations

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • BUPA


Graduate Certificate
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
University of Newcastle (UK)
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Accredited (MBACP Accred) Counsellor and Psychotherapist (Registered since April 2015)
University of Ulster with Belfast Institute (UK)

Damian abides by the Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Location Detail

My Consulting Address is in easy reach of

Carneyhough Industrial Estate, Drumalane, Newry, Carnagat, Ballynacraig, Damolly, Carnbane Industrial Estate, Ballyholland Lower, Greenan, Ballyholland Upper, Cloghoge, Killeen, Ballintemple, Meigh, Aghmakane, Burren, Drumilly, Lislea, Drumintee, Mullaghbane

Nearest Train Stations

  • Newry (1.2 miles)
  • Poyntzpass (8.4 miles)
  • Scarva (11 miles)
  • Portadown (16.6 miles)
  • Lurgan (20.2 miles)
  • Moira (22.7 miles)

Wheelchair access: Yes

Updated 18 June 2018

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