Claire Lyons Forde -Counselling Services Kerry


Claire is an experienced Grief Workshop facilitator and speaker and has been interviewed on Radio Kerry, 2FM Radio, RTE Radio one and Clare FM.

Following a career in Financial Services, Claire Lyons Forde trained and qualified with an honours degree in Counselling & Psychotherapy and began working with clients in 2011. Claire built a successful practice in Co Limerick before relocating to live in Co Kerry in 2019 and joining Alaimh Counselling in 2020.

Claire’s counselling clients have experienced great progress in; Dealing with Grief & Bereavement (including Pet Grief), Coping with difficult relationships in work/life, overcoming depression including post-natal depression and building up people self-esteem and confidence.

Grief & Bereavement Counselling Expertise 

In practice, Claire developed a huge interest in Grief and Bereavement Counselling and continued her professional training and education by completing the:

· Bereavement Support Education Programme with Milford Hospice Limerick

· Irish Hospice Foundation course in Anticipatory Grief

· A.S.I.S.T. Progrmme run by the HSE in Galway

Additional Counselling Services

Claire also continues to work and help people who are experiencing issues around;

  • Depression,
  • Anxiety,
  • Stress,
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Self Esteem,
  • Self Confidence,
  • Post Natal illnes,
  • Bullying