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Clane Counselling Services

Clane Counselling & Hypnotherapy is one of the oldest established counselling services in Co. Kildare and West Dublin. The practise was founded in 1989 by Anne Ahern M.I.A.C.P., M.I.C. (Scotland), M.H.I.C.  Pat McEvoy joined the team in 1999.

This company has gone from strength to strength over the past 20 years and continues to do so.

Clane Counselling & Hypnotherapy provides a wide range services for both Relationships and Individuals.

We also offer a service for Children and Teenagers.

We get enormous satisfaction from helping clients overcome problems that seemed impossible to deal with when they first make an appointment with us.


Meet Our Team

There is a great team spirit in our clinic.  Our counsellors have great experience dealing with all kinds of issues. The first call can be the most difficult to make.  We understand that and we are here to help you in a very caring environment.


Anne Ahern

Counsellor, Psychotherapist & Hypnotherapist, Anne started her training in Addiction Counselling in Stanhope Street Training Centre in the 1970’s. 

She graduated from NUI Maynooth with a Diploma in Counselling in 1989 and later that year founded Clane Counselling & Hypnotherapy. 

Anne is an accredited member of the I.A.C.P. since 1992. She has a Diploma in Clinical Counselling in Scotland having become a member in 1991. 

Pat McEvoy

Counsellor, Life Coach & Mediator, Pat graduated from NUI Maynooth with a Diploma in Counselling in 1998.

He qualified as an NLP Practitioner and Timeline Therapist in 2005.  Pat furthered his studies in 2007 when he graduated from the National College of Ireland with a Diploma in life and Business Coaching. 

He has been a qualified Mediator since 1999. Pat is an affiliate member of the I.A.C.P. and an accredited member of the E.C.I.

Before embarking on his career as a therapist Pats background was in law, where he worked for approximately 16 years.