Gus Murray M.SC., M.HRD is an EMDR Europe Accredited Trainer and Consultant with 20 years’ experience in the use of EMDR therapy.
Gus is a highly experienced Counselling and Psychotherapy trainer having been Programme Director and Lead Trainer at the Cork Institute of Technology for over 25 years. He is widely recognised for his capable, dynamic and interactive training style which is endorsed by repeated feedback from participants. He holds a Master’s degree (M.HRD) in Training and Development.
Gus completed his Master’s Degree in Integrative Psychotherapy at the Metanoia Institute in London and has practised as an Integrative Psychotherapist for over 25 years. He is accredited as a Psychotherapist and Supervisor with the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
In addition to his Master’s Degree trainings, Gus has also completed basic and advanced level trainings in Somatic Experiencing (SE) and is an accredited SE practitioner. Additionally, he has completed basic and advanced level trainings in Internal Family Systems (Ego State) therapy and has extensive experience in the teaching and practice of Ego State therapy.
Gus was the recipient of the Carl Berkeley memorial award (2017) from the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of the counselling and psychotherapy profession.
Gus is coordinating the development of EMDR Therapy in the Republic of Ireland and represents the Republic of Ireland on the boards of EMDR UK and Ireland and EMDR Europe. He has presented at EMDR conferences and events throughout Ireland and the United Kingdom.
Gus has over 25 years’ experience as a mental health clinician and trainer.