Bereavement and Loss Training

Bereavement Loss Training. Bereavement Loss and Traumatic Death Helping the Survivors. Trauma is a distressing event in which a person often feels severely threatened emotionally, psychologically, or physically. Most people will experience a traumatic event at some point in their lives, e.g. a car accident, abuse or neglect, the sudden death of a loved one, […]

Mental Health and Well-Being Summit 2018

Mental Health and Well-Being Summit 2018. McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy are delighted to have been invited to deliver a workshop at the upcoming Mental Health and Well-Being Summit in Octoiber 2018. The workshop will focus on Traumatic Bereavement and Loss it’s impact on the individual, family, friends and the community. It has long been […]

Supporting Sports People in Crisis Podcast Interview with Sally Spencer-Thomas

Supporting sports people in crisis is a key topic discussed in this wide ranging interview between our Director Seán McCarthy and Sally Spencer-Thomas. The interview touches on a range of issues from Gatekeeper training to personal experience of suicide and its impact on those who are bereaved. To listen just follow the link here blogtalkradio.com/hopeilluminated. […]

Warning sign recognition training for violence towards others, suicide and murder suicide

McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy are delighted along with our partners QPR Institute Washington to bring to you a free short on-line mini training course titled ” Warning sign recognition training: Violence towards others, Suicide and Murder Suicide. To take this short free course, click on the following link,             […]

Traumatic Bereavement and Loss Training

McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy provide Traumatic Bereavement and Loss Training. As experienced clinicians and trainers in this area we have long known that this type of training is essential. Research recently published in the Journal ‘Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior’ tells us that instead of the previously understood figure of 6 people impacted by […]

Suicide Prevention Training

Suicide Prevention Training Suicide Prevention Training, what we need to know!  Suicide prevention is a subject which receives lots of commentary and media focus.  It is also an area which is surrounded by lots of myths, and these need to be clarified by the factual information about this subject.  One of the major myths about […]

QPR Suicide Prevention Training for Schools and Colleges

Suicide Prevention Training for Schools and Colleges Schools Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training offered by McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy. With a combined experience of over 50 years working in Mental Health and Suicide Prevention we are all too aware of the impact of suicidal behaviour in young people and the impact of suicide on school […]

One Day Workshop on Self-Care for Therapists

McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy Limited. SELF-CARE WORKSHOP FOR COUNSELLORS, PSYCHOTHERAPISTS AND CAREGIVERS Presented by Denis O’Connor and Seán McCarthy   A Space for Stillness, Reflection and Restoration The workshop aims to provide – • A day for self-care with emphasis on experiential, healing and restoration • An opportunity to pause and reflect on ourselves […]

Speaking tour of Queensland

We are delighted to work with Mates in Construction Australia,  joining with them on their Mateship Matters tour 2017.  We will be visiting communities and construction sites across Queensland over 12 days.  Speaking about resilience individually and within communities in places as diverse as Longreach, Winton, Stonehenge, Barcaldine, Roma, Charleville, Wandoan and Chinchilla.  You can […]