Consultant Psychologist & Member of The Blizzards Band
Louize is a Consultant Psychologist, a chartered member of the Psychological Society of Ireland, and member of the British Psychological Society with over 14 years of training and experience working as a mental health professional in multiple industries from the corporate and private industries, to the not-for-profit sector.
She spent a significant part of her career working as a purveyor for mental health systems change for young people in Ireland through her work in Jigsaw – The National Centre for Youth Mental Health founded by Dr. Tony Bates. Central to her role was the development and implementation of a youth-centered and community-based collaborative approach in order to provide young people with integrated, accessible and appropriate mental health support in their communities, as well as supporting the leveraging of government support for this programme which is now in 13 counties across Ireland.
Louize provides support and therapeutic intervention for clients globally, working with a broad range of issues including relationship difficulties, anxiety, trauma, and work problems. She is also a consultant for child protection cases providing comprehensive assessments on key issues including attachment and the impact of trauma/child abuse.
Louize is also the Co-Founder of The Blink Effect, a programme anchored in psychological, neuroscience and mindfulness and is designed to build psychological flexibility in aspiring leaders.
Bringing psychology to a public platform, Louize is the Marathon Mind psychologist, exclusive to Spotify’s award winning podcast by Niall Breslin, Where Is My Mind, working with the minds of those training with Olympic Medallist coaches. She also features in ‘The Therapy Room’, a spin off series of episodes in collaboration with Dr Tony Bates.
In addition, Louize is a regular media contributor for the column “Design For Life” in the Sunday Business Post, writing about relationships and mood problems amongst other subjects and she makes regular guest expert appearances on Today FM’s Mind Yourself Now with Dermot and Dave and RTE’s business segment on RADIO 1.
- Emotional Resilience
- Stress Management
- Overcoming Adversity
- Relationships & Communication