Michael Gordon Psychotherapist

Psychotherapy Training and Accreditation

I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist who holds the qualification Doctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsych from Queen's University Belfast).  I am registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the British Psychological Society (BPS). I am also registered as a Chartered Clinical Psychologist of the Psychological Society of Ireland.  I have more than 12 years experience as a Chartered Clinical Psychologist in both the Voluntary Sector and the NHS.  I am also a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist registered with the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP), the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and the European Association of Psychotherapy (EAP).  I am a full member of the Irish Psychoanalytic Association (IPAA) in Dublin and the Northern Ireland Institute of Human Relations (NIIHR) in Belfast where I serve as an executive committee member.  I have extensive clinical experience of working primarily with adult clients using a range of therapeutic approaches, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. 

I abide by the Ethical Framework for good practice in Clinical Psychology of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Northern Ireland Institute Of Human Relations.

I have a clinical practice at 5 Crescent Gardens in Belfast (http://www.niihr.org/) and a clinical practice in 15 Wicklow St Dublin (https://www.mindandbodyworks.com/cms/team/dr-michael-gordon-2/).

Clinical Qualifications

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Queen’s University Belfast (2005)

  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Registered Clinical Psychologist

  • MSc in Clinical and Theoretical Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, University of East London (2011)

  • European Certificate in Psychotherapy (Accredited since 2013)