Counsellor Bernie Hackett: ‘Anxiety and depression would be quite prevalent in the presenting issues for clients at the moment.’ Photograph: Conor Healy/Irish Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapy

Anxiety, depression and work-related stress are common issues, but counsellor Bernie Hackett says that, due to Covid-19, they’ve become the predominan(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris said he was proceeding with plans to set up a new statutory registration board for counsellors and psychotherapists. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The chair and deputy chair of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) have resigned, a spokesman has confirmed. It means the (...)