Welcome to Mastering Connections Counselling and Consultation Service which is situated between Dungannon and Armagh at Bridge Business Park, Main Street Blackwatertown, Northern Ireland, BT717HL. The service is also near the villages of Moy, Blackwatertown, Benburb, Eglish, and Tullysaran. It  is central to the main road networks in Northern Ireland as it is 10 minutes from the A29 just after the main M1 (Junction 15) and the A5 Bypass.

The service offers private counselling to  current or past residents of Northern Ireland.

This private practice delivers counselling within a large, comfortable, ground floor room which has a tranquil river view. The entrance is discreet with no waiting area allowing clients privacy entering and leaving the premises. There is  also free onsite parking which includes disabled parking.

Counselling can be provided by the qualified Integrative Counsellor Majella Connolly in a safe therapeutic space to any individual (children age 8years and above), teenagers, adults and couples who wish to talk over their issues or problems that are affecting them.

As well as counselling being provided in the room, counselling can also be delivered online or by telephone.

Counselling is offered for issues such as:

  • Addictive behaviour
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment related issues
  • Bereavement (including pregnancy related loss)
  • Birth trauma (for mothers and their birthing partners)
  • Couples’ relationship counselling
  • Covid related issues (including health and bereavement)
  • Depression (including suicidal ideation)
  • Family related issues (such as adverse childhood experiences (ACE’s) and family dynamics)
  • IVF
  • Low self-esteem
  • Post diagnosis of you or a loved one
  • Sadness
  • Shame
  • Trauma

Testimonials "Counselling was my lifeline." "My child is happier & confident, I wouldn't have chose anyone else as I knew my child would be in Professional & safe hands." "Through counselling I have been able to deal with things in a more constructive manner, my counsellor really listens and makes me feel very safe." "People are noticing the change in me and counselling has had a huge positive impact on how I interact with people around me now."

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Birth Trauma

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