PrimaHealth is an award-winning online mental health care provider

for Irish teenagers, aged 12-19 years, experiencing anxiety.

PrimaHealth is an award-winning online mental health care provider for Irish teenagers, aged 12-19 years, experiencing anxiety.

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Understanding Teenage Anxiety: A Growing Concern in Ireland

In recent years, Ireland has witnessed a staggering 300% increase in the amount of teenagers experiencing anxiety. Many experts have attributed this increase to the unhelpful thinking patterns and overthinking which have developed due to the influence of social media.

Why Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Is Essential:

CBT is the gold standard for treating teenage anxiety, scientifically proven to help adolescents change unhelpful thinking patterns and prevent overthinking.

Award-Winning Care at Your Fingertips:

PrimaHealth offers expert care nationwide from top-tier clinical psychologists, occupational therapists, psychotherapists, and counsellors. All our clinicians are accredited members of reputable professional bodies, ensuring the highest standard of care.

Testimonials:

Here’s what the mom of one of our many teen clients had to say:

“Joy helped my daughter to manage her anxiety through practical strategies that she could easily integrate into her daily routine. The online sessions were perfect for us, providing the support we needed in our busy household.” – Susan

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Online Consultations: Tailored for Accessibility and Comfort

All our consultations at PrimaHealth are conducted online. This method is proven to be as effective as in-person therapy and offers several additional benefits:

  • Nationwide Access: No matter where you are in Ireland, the correct specialised expert can reach your child.
  • Convenience: Saves time as there’s no need to travel for appointments.
  • Privacy and Comfort: Many teenagers find it easier to open up and engage in therapy from the comfort of their own homes.

PrimaHealth’s top-tier clinicians are affiliates of:

 Our Founder’s Journey and Vision:

Danny Mc Enery, our founder, battled anxiety and panic attacks as a teenager. These challenges resulted in his academic interest and studies in the discipline of applied psychology. Danny is a master of applied psychology who is now leading PrimaHealth to become a leader in online adolescent mental health care across Ireland.

Why not discuss your child’s difficulties with one of our professionals?

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 Support for Parents:

Our professionals guide parents in 1:1 complimentary conversations by:

  • Explaining why their child may be experiencing anxiety.
  • Clarifying the differing specialisations held by the different mental health professionals, be they psychiatrists, psychologists or psychotherapists.
  • Identifying the most suitable specialised professional for their child’s individual challenges.
  • Ensuring immediate access to a trustworthy professional.

Ready to Talk?

If your child is struggling with anxiety, don’t wait. Request a callback today! One of our team will help find the right professional for your child; ensuring they get the specialised support they need swiftly.

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SOME OF OUR TEAM

An Occupational Therapist and Phd researcher, Joy has worked in paediatric disability settings, as well as community crisis intervention and inpatient mental health teams.

As a Counsellor and Psychotherapist, with a master’s degree in CBT, Melissa specialises in offering tailored mental health services to meet each client’s unique needs;  fostering a comprehensive and personalised therapeutic experience.

Managing Director of PrimaHealth, with a master’s degree in Applied Psychology from UCC, Danny is one of the team which liaises with parents to offer them empathetic support and guidance; finding the right mental health professional for their child’s particular needs.

Kelly Ann employs evidence-based techniques like CBT and mindfulness in her counselling to address adolescent issues such as anxiety and stress, emphasising strong therapeutic relationships and collaboration with parents for growth and emotional well-being.

Passionate about providing empathetic support, Breda, a psychotherapist with extensive experience, offers evidence-based techniques like CBT, DBT, REBT, and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy to help navigate her clients through stress, anxiety and other mental health challenges they may face.

With over twenty years of therapeutic experience with young people and families, Rosaleen specialises in adolescent psychotherapy, holding qualifications including a BA in Applied Social Studies, a Certificate in Addiction Studies and a Diploma in Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Adolescent Psychotherapy.

Having had years of experience working in Child and Adolescent community mental health teams and inpatient settings as an Occupational Therapist, Fidelma has developed a clinical expertise in using therapeutic approaches to support young adults manage and overcome their difficulties. 

Marianne, an Occupational Therapist, specialises in pediatric and adolescent mental health, providing compassionate therapy focused on fostering self-compassion and safeness. She brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise, enhanced by her continuous pursuit of alternative therapy courses and passion for wellness.