Our Team


Administrative Support

Elaine Smyth has worked in the charity from 2013, overseeing monitoring and evaluation and handling referrals from statutory services.  

Sheila O’Kane has been with the charity from its’ inception in 2003 and been a stalwart to the team, overseeing appointment allocation and managing the waiting list.  

Play Therapists

Play therapy is a form of counseling or psychotherapy that uses play to communicate with and help people, especially children, to prevent or resolve psychosocial challenges. This is thought to help them towards better social integration, growth and development, emotional modulation, and trauma resolution.  Our therapists are accredited by PTUK. 


Our Counsellors are professionally qualified and hold a minimum of Diploma in Counselling and are Accredited with BACP.  A range of qualifications include;

·         BSSC Social Studies & Social Policy QUB

·         BSc Trauma Studies QUB

·         BSc Social Science QUB

·         BA Professional Development

·         Diploma Clinical Supervision CPCAB

·         MSc Counselling & Therapeutic Communication;

·         PG Dip Social Work

·         Diploma Humanistic Integrative Counselling