Cathie O'Brien OD Consultant, Psychotherapist, Supervisor & Trainer 

  Specialising in organisations who work with vulnerable people in challenging environments 

Mission Statement

A whole service/systems approach to emotion-regulation



HAPTS aims to safeguard adults and young people by helping them to find equilibrium, alleviate emotional pain and distress, enhance their capacity for relationship without fear or alarm and in so doing enabling the person to develop the ability to regulate their nervous system, gain a sense of self/internal home and develop as a whole person, achieving integration.

HAPTS also aims to safeguard individuals by supporting families, carers and professionals to be an emotion-regulating collective. In order to calm the nervous system and prevent alarm in relationship, which could lead to destructive or self-harming behaviours. To be strong in adversity and to develop authentic relationships, allowing the individual to develop psychologically within the context of an interpersonal relationship.