Practitioner Profiles @ DCTC

Dundrum Counselling and Therapy Centre is a well established psychotherapy practice. In operation since 1994 it offers both long-term and short-term counselling and psychotherapy for individuals (including adolescents), couples and groups. It also offers clinical supervision to practising counsellors and psychotherapists.
— Helen Gilmartin, Co-Director of Dundrum Counselling & Therapy Centre

Profile of Practitioners at Dundrum Counselling & Therapy Centre


Clinical Director & Co Founder Pearl Fleming MIAHIP, ICP, EAP

Following her training at Dublin Counselling and Therapy Centre, Pearl has been in practice as a counsellor and psychotherapist since 1992.  

Pearl has worked extensively with women’s groups in the area of Personal Development and Empowerment, including overcoming circumstances of addiction and domestic violence.  

Pearl is a founder member of Dundrum Counselling and Therapy Centre which was established in 1994 at No. 2 Arbourfield Terrace, (Windy Arbour) Dundrum Road, Dublin 14.

Pearl’s further training and experience includes work in Addiction Counselling, Gestalt Therapy, Imago Couples Therapy and Clinical Supervision with practising counsellors and psychotherapists. 

Clinical Director Helen Gilmartin MIAHIP, ICP, EAP 

Coming from a social work background, Helen completed training as a psychotherapist in 1992. Helen joined Dundrum Counselling and Therapy Centre in 2000.

Previous to that Helen was involved in establishing a Low Cost Therapy service in Tallaght, she also was involved in developing a psychotherapy service for adolescents in Dun Laoghaire.

Helen has experience in a wide range of therapeutic work including issues of Sexual abuse, Addiction, Eating disorders, Body image, Relationship & Family problems, Sexuality, Depression, Anxiety and Suicide ideation. Helen also provides Clinical Supervision to practising counsellors and psychotherapists. 

Counsellor & Psychotherapist Erich Keller Pre-Accredited Member of IACP

Erich currently practises in Dublin city centre and in the Dundrum Counselling and Therapy Centre. Erich graduated from PCI College, Dublin with a Diploma is Counselling & Psychotherapy and was awarded a first class honours Bachelor of Science degree in Counselling & Psychotherapy from Middlesex University. 

Erich has the training and the experience of working professionally with individuals seeking help with a range of issues, difficulties and challenges.

"My aim is to provide an environment where you will feel comfortable, safe and supported.  I hope to build our relationship so that you find me trustworthy to talk to, in confidence, about all aspects of your life including your thoughts and feelings and the difficulties you are experiencing".