Dr Conn Dorai-Raj

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-01-30 at 22:46:35

Conn has been involved in the study, research and practice of psychology for 17 years. He received an M.Sc. in Developmental Psychopathology from Durham University and holds a Doctorate in Counselling Psychology from Trinity College, Dublin. He works with individuals and families across the lifespan, providing psychological assessment and therapeutic intervention. He will speak about his doctoral research carried out at Trinity College Dublin on Experiences of Fatherhood among Gay Men.


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