Over the past few weeks, the Campus.ie team have worked with third level institutions across the country, and compiled a comprehensive list of mental health resources available to all students.

Institution:

Dublin City University (DCU)
Student Welfare Officer:
Cody Byrne
Contact Details:
01 700 5652/ 086 604 1244
Counselling Services:
Glasnevin - Lorna Galligan
St. Patrick’s - Anne Marie Hughes
Contact Details:
 

Institution:

National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUI Maynooth)
Student Welfare Officer:
Karen Kane
Contact Details:
Counselling Services:
Student services centre, North Campus
Contact Details:
(01) 708 3554

 

Institution:

National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG)
Student Welfare Officer:
Daniel Khan
Contact Details:
091 492747 / 086 3853659
Counselling Services & Contact Details:
091-492484
 

Institution:

Trinity College Dublin (TCD)
Student Welfare Officer:
Aoibhinn Loughlin
Contact Details:
01 646 8437
083 847 3579
Counselling Services:
7-9 South Leinster Street
Contact Details:
018961407
Additional Information:
  • Also offer counselling services to Marino students
  • Also offer peer-to-peer support.
 

Institution:

University College Cork (UCC)
Student Welfare Officer:
Rory O'Donnell
Contact Details:
086 383 6794
Counselling Services:
Ardpatrick House, College Road
Contact Details:
(021) 4903565
 

Institution:

University College Dublin (UCD)
Student Welfare Officer:
Roisín Ní Mhara
Contact Details:
01 716 3112
Counselling Services:
Student Health Centre 
Contact Details:
01-7163133
Additional Information:
  • Students can also contact their faculty specific Student Advisor or any of the four chaplains on campus.
  • Students also have access to their campus GP who may refer them to a counselling service.
  • With the amount of people looking to access counselling services, UCD also have relationships with outside contacts for this purpose.
 

Institution:

University of Limerick (UL)
Student Welfare Officer:
Caolan O'Donnell
Contact Details:
086 0435301
Counselling Services:
Declan Aherne (Head of Counselling) and Marion Kinsella (Secretary)
Contact Details:
 

Institution:

National College of Art & Design (NCAD)
Student Welfare Officer:
SU President: Muiriosa Guinan
Contact Details:
35316364269
Counselling Services:
Linda Mackin (counsellor)
Contact Details:
Additional Information:
  • Can text counsellor for appointment.

 

Institution:

Royal College of Surgeons (RCSI)
Student Welfare Officer:
Áine Ní Mhurchú
Contact Details:
3531 402 2504
Counselling Services:
Clinical Psychology Services
Contact Details:
01 283 9366
Additional Information:
  • Counselling is on a private off-campus practice, Clinical Psychology Services Ltd. 264 Merrion Road
 

Institution:

Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Kate Butler
Contact Details:
Office: 090 6474 388
Counselling Services:
Student Health Centre, Treasa Fox (Psychologist),
Helen Carberry (Counsellor)
Contact Details:
 

Institution:

Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Ruth O'Leary
Contact Details:
(086) 384 2977
Counselling Services:
Student Centre, Bishopstown Campus
Contact Details:
021 4335772
 

Institution:

Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Tara O'Brien
Contact Details:
083 105 2061
Counselling Services:
Head of Service - Nita Whelan
Contact Details:
Nita: 4023052
 

Institution:

Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Paddy Duffy
Contact Details:
085 2781451
Counselling Services:
Gertie Raftery & Francis McGivern
Contact Details:
 

Institution:

Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Pat Doocey
Contact Details:
086-3545382/ 091-742816
Counselling Services:
Dublin Road Campus: To make an appointment with a counsellor please email, phone, or drop by the Student Services Office.
GMIT Counsellors: Pauline Clancy, Renagh Linnane
Contact Details:


Institution:

Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Paul Downes
Contact Details:
353 86 050 9856
Counselling Services:
Student Counselling Service
Contact Details:
  • Katie Hendrick Chartered Counselling Psychologist C.Psychol.Ps.S.I 
    Telephone: 01 239 4650
    353 1 239 4650
Additional Information:
www.reachout.com/college - IADT work on this central resource with ReachOut and it is a host for a range of mental health information and non text based resources e.g. audio for mindfulness and relaxation, commissioned animations etc.

 

Institution:

Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB)
Student Welfare Officer:
Conor Dempsey
Contact Details:
085 1685435/ 01 8851357
Counselling Services:
Sandra Carroll
Contact Details:
01 885 1321

 

Institution:

Institute of Technology Carlow (IT Carlow)
Student Welfare Officer:
Lorna McGuire
Contact Details:
059-9175623
Counselling Services:
Kevin Deering, Rita O’Quigley
Contact Details:
059 9175600
 

Institution:

Institute of Technology Sligo (IT Sligo)
Student Welfare Officer:
Barry Clohessy
Contact Details:
086 773 7457
Counselling Services:
Dr. Siobhán McNally
Contact Details:
071 93 05463
 

Institution:

Institute of Technology Tallaght (ITT Dublin)
Student Welfare Officer:
Saoirse Byrne Carter
Contact Details:
01 404 2562
Counselling Services:
Aisling O'Brien, Student Counsellor
Contact Details:
4042635

 

Institution:

Institute of Technology Tralee (IT Tralee)
Student Welfare Officer:
Lisa Dolan
Contact Details:
Counselling Services:
Clotilde O Keeffe Lyons
Contact Details:
066 7191690
Additional Information:
  • The drop in times on both North/ South (pre-arranged appointment not necessary) are from 12pm to 1pm Monday to Friday.
  • For times outside of drop-in times, students must make an appointment.
  • North Campus: Monday/Wednesday/Thursday - 9am - 5pm
  • South Campus: Tuesday/Friday - 9am - 5pm
     

Institution:

Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Chris McDyre
Contact Details:
074 9186820
Counselling Services:
Nicole Murray Counsellor
Contact Details:
074 9186817
087 9555266
 

Institution:

Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT)
Student Welfare Officer:
Mairéad Keogh
Contact Details:
087 948 7104
Counselling Services:
LIT Student Counselling
Contact Details:
  • Noreen Keane, Head of Counselling
    (061) 293107
    (086) 3268324
  • Receptionists for all Limerick based services
    Anne Hennessy / Bronagh Fleming
    (061) 293106
  • Niamh Murphy
    Student Counsellor
    (061) 293173
  • Receptionist for all Tipperary based services
    Anna Fitzgerald
    (0504) 28152
  • Yvonne Nagle, Student Counsellor                                                                                                      
    (061) 293495

 

Institution:

Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) 
Student Welfare Officer:
Michael Murphy
Contact Details:
0867854402
Counselling Services:
WIT Student Counselling
Contact Details:
051 302878
Additional Information:
  • Text messages may be used by us to arrange and confirm your appointment.
 
This list was compiled by the Campus.ie team with help and input from the institutes and colleges listed.