Relationships & Mental Health

 Relationships & Mental Health:

How do relationships affect your Mental Health?



Course Details

This workshop explores the risk factors which can impact mental health, the resulting dynamics and how issues become compounded.


Date: TBC
Venue: Belfast

Award: Certificate of Attendance



Full price: £75
PCI College Student: £60    


The workshop will explore questions and themes including:

Does how we interact with one another have an impact on our well-being? 
What are the essentials of healthy relationships? 
What can counselling teach us about ourselves in relationship? 
During the workshop, students will look at some classic concepts in how we relate to one another and tips on how to improve our daily interactions with those we care about.

Participants will enhance existing understanding and explore new ideas and techniques.
The aim of this workshop is to facilitate counsellors to work at greater depth with relational patterns and systems.

Qualification in Counselling, Psychotherapy or other helping professionals with therapeutic experience and students currently in professional training.


Please note that when booking this workshop online the price is in Euro if you wish to pay in Pounds please call +353 1 464 2268 to make a Credit or Debit Card Payment






Antoinette Stanbridge

B.A. (Hons) Psychology (U.C.D); H.Dip. Counselling (U.C.C.) Middlesex University - Link Tutor


Antoinette is a full-time faculty lecturer at PCI College a therapist in private practise and member of IACP. She lectures across all modules and has a particular interest in Mental Health. Antoinette is a published writer in a range of publications and is a member of the Éisteach editorial board. Since setting up in private practice in 2001, she has been working with individuals, families and couples, Antoinette has found that many times clients present due to disruption and dysfunction in relating, whether at a conscious or subconscious level.




Course Content

This workshop will cover:

  • Themes from Evolutionary Psychology
  • Emotional Functioning & Mental Health
  • Helping the client conceptualise relationships
  • Goal setting
  • The Process of Change: Compassion in Relationships
  • Relation with Self

Content will be presented theoretically and experientially with a high level of discussion, participation and role play required of attendees

Booking & Fees



Places must be booked in advance by full payment of the applicable fee.  Fees cover attendance, course material and tea/coffee.


To book a place on this 1 Day workshop, please call +353 1 464 2268 to make a Credit or Debit Card Payment.


You can also make payment by Cheque to: PCI College Head Office, Corrig House, Old Naas Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22 or contact us to arrange payment by Bank Transfer.



Fees are non-refundable in all personal circumstances. All courses run subject to demand and the formation of a viable class cohort. A full refund will be given to all applicants in the event that the class does not proceed.




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