The Learning Curve Institute: Remote Learning - Personality Types and Disorders Workshop

Remote Learning: Personality Types and Disorders Workshop

Members of The Psychological Society of Ireland and The Addiction Counsellors of Ireland can receive learning credits/CPD points for completing this workshop

Personality type is a key determinant in both how therapist and client bond therapeutically and in the nature of the presenting issue itself. This workshop will explore the dynamics of different personality types and how these individuals’ differences need to be specially engaged with. This workshop will explore the dynamics of different personality types and how to engage with these individual differences.

This one day training will be delivered online by Dr. Kevin Fehin, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. Kevin is currently employed in the Adult Mental Health Service with the HSE. Among other qualifications he holds a Masters in Psychoanalytic Studies.

This training would be suitable for Psychologists, Counsellors, Psychotherapists, Youth Workers and Social Care Workers.

Date: 08 March 2023
Time: 09.30 – 16.30 (CET-1)

For full details on the course please click here:

About the Course:

The workshop will explore the developmental dynamics that give rise to each personality and the kinds of unconscious / conscious processes to sustain them. The workshop will focus on just what constitutes a personality problem in the first place and what distinguishes this from more normative self-identities.

Programme Aims:

To give the learner a more in-depth understanding of Personality Types and Disorders and how to determine them. The personality types covered will include for example; borderline, narcissistic, histrionic, obsessive, avoidant and anti-social.

Learning Outcomes:

Participants should have the tools to enable them to develop, build and expand their existing knowledge in relation to Personality Types and Disorders. Specifically:

Participants will be provided with the tools to differentiate personality disorders and the psychodynamics underpinning each one.

Participants will be provided with the tools to enable them to utilise appropriate interventions for each type.

Participants will be provided with the tools to enable them to construct therapeutic relationships tailored to the specific dynamics in each type.


Certificate of Completion in Personality Types and Disorders from The Learning Curve Institute.

About The Learning Curve Institute:

The Learning Curve Institute is Ireland’s leading specialist trainer in mental health, addiction and best practice in the workplace providing a bespoke service to healthcare professionals, education establishments and industry.

Some of the organisations and bodies that The LCI has delivered in house training workshops and courses to over the past 13 years are:

  • EmployAbility
  • Health Service Executive
  • The Probation Service
  • The Defence Forces
  • Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
  • Houses of The Oireachtas
  • Element Six, De Beers Group
  • The Medical Council
  • Merchants Quay
  • Maynooth University
  • The Simon Communities: Dublin, Dundalk, Galway, Belfast and Cork
  • The Homeless Agency
  • Peter McVerry Trust


Price per person: €135.00 - this includes all electronic materials and certificate from The Learning Curve Institute.


To book online please go to: For further information or assistance regarding bookings contact the office on 098 25530 or email

Online payment in full is necessary to book a place on this workshop. The course has a limited amount of spaces available so early booking is highly advisable.

Phone: 098 25530

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
20th Jan, 2023
Expiry Date
6th Mar, 2023