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Mayo Counselling Services


Mayo Counselling Services: face-to-face counselling in Mayo (Castlebar)

We provide counselling services across the nation and internationally online. We also provide traditional, in person, (face-to-face) counselling in our offices in Castlebar in County mayo.


  • General Counselling
  • Play Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Couples Counselling
  • Addiction Counselling
  • Bereavement Therapy

Helplink’s professional, qualified,  insured and Garda vetted counsellors are there at times to suit you, 7 days a week:

  • 9 am to 9 pm Monday to Friday
  • 12 to 6 pm Saturday and Sunday
  • (Closed on Bank Holidays and Christmas/New Year’s Eve).

Low Cost Appointment Fee: as a non-profit organisation we try to keep the fees for appointments as low as possible. For employed people the cost for a general counselling appointment is €50. €45 with a GP referral (letter or email). Please ask about the fees for the other types of counselling appointments we offer, as these fees vary.

Discounted Fees: full-time, Post Secondary students. Part-time counselling students. Persons working less then 20 hours a week or unemployed persons in receipt of a social protection payments (e.g. Jobseeker’s Benefit/Allowance, Disability Benefit, Illness Benefit). Appointments are discounted to €30 for general, addiction and bereavement counselling. You must provide evidence of your status to avail of this fee. 

NOTE: For young people (under the age of 18), the appointment price is determined by which category their parents and/or guardians fall into.

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We can an support you if you are dealing with: feeling unhappy, feeling low, being constantly worried, not sleeping, feeling stressed out and/or anxious, behaviour problems, anger issues, feeling sad, difficulty dealing with a death, being bullied/cyber bullied, feeling confused, drinking too much, addiction problems, problems with eating, not feeling good about yourself, lacking in confidence…

PLEASE NOTE: We do not provide a crisis service, people seriously contemplating suicide or in need of immediate help should go to their local A&E; Dial 999 for assistance.

Please further note if you want to cancel or postpone your appointment you must do so 48 hours in advance or a cancellation fee may apply.