Professor Martin Philpott
DCG.,BA ( Psych ) Hons, MA.(.Psych),MAPS.,AFPsSI., D.Couns ( Candidate )
Foundation Head of Counselling

Phone: 9433 0218

Professor Martin Philpott is the Foundation Head of Counselling in the School of Arts and Sciences and Academic Coordinator of all counselling programs within the School.

Professor Philpott arrived from Ireland in September 1999 to establish the Counselling programs at Notre Dame and was appointed Head of the School of Counselling and Behavioural Science in 2000. Martin is a Counselling Psychologist with Specialist title and is Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency( AHPRA)

Prior to moving to Australia, Professor Philpott was employed by the National University of Ireland and worked in University College, Cork. He taught on the Higher Diploma in Counselling, the Master of Counselling Psychology and several courses for Nurses and other health professionals within the Department of Applied Psychology at UCC. He is an experienced teacher and clinician with extensive experience in the area of Mental Health and has an interest in experiential learning as well as self care for helping professionals

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