Owen Connolly is a consultant psychologist and marriage and family therapist in private practice in Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. He is co-author of the book “Parenting for the Millennium”, a best-selling book on childcare, and author of “Standing on the Shoulders of Giants – From Father to Dad”, a parenting book for fathers. He completed his training in the UK, Ireland, and the USA. He lectures in childcare and parenting, and is Chairman of the Nurture Institute of Further Education for Parents, a not-for-profit organisation which runs parenting courses and day-long seminars on fatherhood throughout the greater Dublin area.
Certificate in Health & Social Care
Certificate in Social Sciences
Member of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
Member of the European Society for Traumatic Stress
Member of the International Center for the Study of Psychiatry and Psychology
Member of the Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Director, Intimate Life Ministries in Ireland
Chairman, Institute of Christian Counsellors Ireland
Owen has a big interest in seeing those who have suffered stress and trauma in their lives coming to a better understanding of their value and their unique ability to recover and live happy and fulfilled lives. Owen is married to Claire and they live in Dublin.
When he isn’t working Owen enjoys gardening and holidaying in France with his family.