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/).
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)