HSE Primary Care – Psychology


Wellmount Health Centre,
Wellmount Park,
Dublin 11

Contact Name Gary Byrne and Juliana Azevedo
Phone Number 01 8567762
Opening Hours

Monday- Friday 8.30-5.00 (Gary works Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and Juliana works Thursday and Friday)

Cost None

Informal referrals accepted: No
Formal referrals accepted: Yes
Referrals accepted from: Referrals are accepted from the public or from professionals. Referrals for children must be signed by a legal guardian/parent.
How to make a referral: All referrals to primary care (e.g. OT, SLT, Physio, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology, Dietetics) are made on a common referral form avail from HSE health centres.
Services Provided

Early stage advice and consultation on mental health issues, signposting to specialist services, psychological assessment for certain issues, provision of brief therapy for mild-to-moderate difficulties, training classes, and facilitation of therapy/support groups. The service uses a layered care approach where the lowest level of intervention appropriate is used (e.g. bibliotherapy).