Martina Mc Elligott



  • Bachelor  Science Degree BSc (The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive and Behavioural  Psychotherapy (Pg. Dip cbt) (Queens University, Belfast)
  • Certificate in Dialectal Behavioural Therapy (St Vincent’s Hospital, Fairview)
  • Master of Science MSc in Cognitive & Behavioural Psychotherapy (University College, Cork)
  • Martina is a qualified Supervisor /Lecture and undertakes psychological reports for legal or court purposes.

Professional Memberships:

  • Irish Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (IACP) British Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapy (BABCP) fully accredited cbt psychotherapist.

Martina specialises in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy developed by Aaron T Beck and has training at the Trauma and Transformation Centre in Omagh, Co Tyrone with trauma specialist Dr Kate Gillespie. Martina works with adolescents and adults and specialises in working with disorders such as stress, depression, anxiety, social phobia, panic, post-traumatic stress disorder and OCD using Cognitive Behavioural psychotherapy.

Martina has participated as an expert on a number of radio and television shows on anxiety-related conditions such as The Afternoon Show, Seoige, and Ryan Tubridy.
Over the past ten years Martina has developed extensive skills as a Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist. She has worked in several community-based clinics and educational settings. She is an adjunct Professor and lectures and supervises on the postgraduate and foundation programmes in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy at Trinity College, Dublin.