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I am Deirdre McCarthy, an experienced and highly skilled Social Worker and High-Support Foster Carer with extensive knowledge of Parenting, Trauma-Informed Care and direct work with children. In addition, I am also a home share Facilitator for adults with intellectual disabilities.

I enjoy supporting families through challenging times using my training, expertise and experience. My approach is practical, encouraging, empathic and caring. I am Solution-Focused and Person- Centred, and my practice is underpinned by a genuine attitude of kindness, understanding and support.

Additional Training includes:

  • HSE Certified Facilitator in Sexual Health Promotion
  • Children First Facilitator
  • Children and Youth Participation
  • Signs of Safety
  • Direct Work with Children
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Restorative Justice
  • Meitheal
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