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Anne Hennessy, Reg Chartered Psychologist

Region(s) Cork, Kerry, Limerick

Qualifications and Affiliations

B.A. Applied Psychology, M.A. HR & Occupational Psychology, University College, Cork (UCC)
Diploma in Executive Coaching and Mentoring (ILM)
Diploma in Leadership, UCC/IM

Certificate in Systemic Team Coaching (2020); Nancy Kline Time to Think Partnership (2019)

Affiliations & Work:
Programme Director for the IMI Diploma in Leadership Course; Deliver Modules on the Diploma in Executive Coaching.
Member of the European Training Faculty for the Myers Briggs Company - Certified Trainer of the MBTI Step I, MBTI Step II,
Accredited Trainer of the Emotional Intelligence EQ-i 2.0 Questionnaire; Accredited Trainer of the Strengths Profile Instrument (Centre of Applied Positive Psychology CAPP)
Member of the Board of Studies for the MA Work and Organisational Psychology, UCC
Chartered member of the Psychological Society of Ireland
Member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC)
Member of Cork Chamber of Commerce

Experience in one to one coaching

Anne has worked independently as a psychologist and coach for 17 years, passionate about maximising the development and potential of others having previously worked in industry and academia. Particular interests include mid-life transition, Jungian Psychology and personality type. She has worked as the Irish trainer for the Myers Briggs Company for other 12 years have developed an in-depth understanding of personality type, understanding stress reactions and mid-life. Equally draws on experience of Emotional Intelligence to support others in understanding and developing themselves.

Specific projects that Anne has worked on include:
Completing an Emotional Intelligence 360 programme with the CEO and his team of a government authority
Coaching a senior academic through a significant career change
Providing career coaching to a senior manager in a public sector organisation
Working with a manager of an architecture department in a global firm (team of 120)
Coached many teams across numerous industries using various tools and techniques to bring about greater understanding of self, others and ultimately superior efficiency and performance
Other coaching assignments include senior managers across the academic, multi-nationals, SME organisations at various stages of their careers looking to bring about change in their lives.

Anne’s style is supportive, empathetic but challenging as needed, drawing on her vast experience across multiple industries, sectors and individuals. She draws on models from psychology, leadership and psychometrics keen to share and apply these theories in a practical manner that will tangible benefit those she works with.

On a personal note, Anne has a keen interest in sport and has completed various triathlons in the past 10 years, always curious about the motivations of others and how and why goals are set and the motivation and drive to achieve them.

“I want to let you know you are very inspiring and your level of comfort and expertise is really genuine". November 2020

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