About The NAPCP

The National Association for Professional Counselling & Psychotherapy (NAPCP) represents and sets professional standards for counsellors & psychotherapists in Ireland.

What We Do

+ Offer vital continuing education opportunities
+ Encourage networks of members for professional support and enrichment
+ Facilitate growth and innovation in the profession
+ Provide both specialised in-service training and supervision in counselling


We welcome all applications for accreditation to join our community of professionals. Our aim as an organisation is to provide a professional, caring and supportive service to our members and ultimately their clients. All applications are evaluated by the NAPCP board in line with our current criteria for membership and code of ethics.


The NAPCP is a recognised accreditation association and is also a member of the following bodies:
+ BACP (British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy)
+ IAC (International Association for Counselling)
+ EAC (European Association for Counselling)

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