Donall Donnelly, an accredited member of the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP). from Dublin, Ireland, has been awarded Bariatric Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized fellowship training program in bariatric science, he was recently credentialed as a Board-Certified Bariatric Counselor (CBC). He is the first health professional from Ireland awarded this specialized certification.
Certifications and Academic Training
IICP (Institute of Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy). Professional Counselling and Psychotherapy qualification.Trinity College Dublin. (Masters in Education, Guidance, and Counselling). Trinity College Dublin. (Psychology. Bachelor of Laws; LL.B.)
His private practice, Optimal Counseling, offers individual and relationship counseling, bariatric counseling, career coaching, and stress management.
Recognizing his clinical experience, vast scholarship and professional stature, AABC awarded him a fellowship scholarship in their Bariatric Certification and Credentialing Program. His professional acumen and commitment to public health will further the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care, treatment, and prevention of obesity and related disorders.