TRANSFORMATIVE - Key Persons


Andrea Dalton

Andrea Dalton is a qualified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Havening Techniques Practitioner & Holistic Mind Coach serving South County Dublin and surrounding counties from her bases in Rathfarnham, Naas, and Wicklow Town. As a practitioner, Andrea Dalton is passionate about helping her clients to affect positive change in their lives as quickly and as calmly as possible. Her key focus areas in practice include mental, emotional & physical health concerns, anger release & forgiveness, weight loss, smoking cessation, fears, phobias, panic attacks, quit alcohol, depression, addictions. Given the problems with availability of mental health services in Ireland, Andrea feels very strongly about working for positive change in this area in particular.

Anna Goodere

Anna Goodere is a fully qualified and accredited Acupuncturist and Shiatsu Massage Therapist. Specialised in: Acupuncture for Fertility Womens health issues including mensturation issues and menopausal issues Acupuncture & massage for pregnancy Stress Reduction Low mood or anxiety Anna has had 15 years of experience of working in this field. Anna can offer each therapy individually or can also combine treatments - can provide massage and acupuncture in the same session or incorporate various Shiatsu techniques into a traditional massage. Anna Goodere works intuitively and sensitively adapting each treatment according to your individual needs to give you the most comprehensive treatment possible. Anna is a member of AFPA and AFPI and Anna's acupuncture treatments are approved and reimbursable by all healthcare insurance providers.

Jennifer O'Dea

Jennifer O'Dea is a graduate of the University of North London and Trinity College Dublin where she studied Drama, English and Film. After 20 years as a professional actress she moved into teaching and training. She is particularly skilled and experienced in the area of Forum Theatre, a type of interactive theatre which allows people to gain expertise in tackling difficult issues in a fun, collaborative and interactive way. She has used this method successfully through corporate role playing in multiple organisations and government offices in Ireland to forward training, conflict resolution and group dynamics in the workspace. Previous and current clients include Deloitte, KPMG, SAP, UCD, UL, NTMA, Bank of Ireland, Department of Health, Bord na Mona, Central Bank, Smurfit Business School and many others. This work has taken her to many places in Ireland and abroad including Chicago, Barcelona, Brussels and London.

Julie Hogan

Julie Hogan is a fully qualified Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapist having trained with the Tivoli Institute in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, completing a post grad year in 2016 to further her studies for the purposes of accreditation with the Irish Association of Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapists. (IAHIP). Julie offers Psychotherapy for anyone who may need help in a time of crisis or who feels generally their life or current circumstances are not working for them as they would wish. Psychotherapy is an opportunity to get to know yourself, for personal development and a tool for living in a more conscious and informed way. Therapy sessions are fully confidential. After an introductory session, Julie usually meets with a Client for six weekly sessions with a review at the end of this period and choice for the Client and Therapist to continue meeting on an on-going weekly basis. Sessions are 60 minutes duration. Julie Hogan is also qualified Yoga and Pre Natal Yoga teacher (Yoga Alliance, certified). "I feel allows me to be deeply aware of how the body and mind are linked. I feel that we may hold some of our past traumas, issues and hurts we have experienced in our lives and that these can become "locked" in our bodies". For this reason Julie integrates body work knowledge in her approach to assist clients when appropriate and provide them with tools of self- healing techniques.

Katrina McLoughlin

Katrina McLoughlin is a Systemic Psychotherapist or Family Therapist. She works with individuals, couples and families across a broad range of issues. Katrina McLoughlin has a Masters in Systemic Psychotherapy from UCD, and is a fully registered member of the Family Therapy Association or Ireland (FTAI) and the Irish Council of Psychotherapy (ICP). She is public and privately insured, Garda vetted and has completed the Child First Certificate from TUSLA. Katrina holds a Higher Diploma in Psychology and is a fully trained Advanced Yoga teacher. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science.

Sharon Murphy

Sharon Murphy is a qualified Reiki Master-Practitioner, fully registered with the HSE approved Reiki Federation of Ireland. Within her practice, Sharon emphasises the empowering aspect of Reiki for clients. As a natural energy therapy, it enhances the body's own innate ability to heal itself, helping to restore balance and harmony to the mind and body. Her sessions offer a safe, non-intrusive complementary therapy for a wide spectrum of client conditions that include anxiety, depression, chronic pain, asthma, skin conditions, injuries and arthritis. Sharon also offers Reiki as a hugely beneficial support to those experiencing life changes, whether as an aid during pregnancy, while receiving chemotherapy, or, while going through bereavement. Sharon Murphy has a background in the creative arts and education, having trained and worked as a second level art teacher (H.Dip.) and as a special needs teacher and trainer. She also trained and practiced as a visual artist and cultural curator for many years (MA). Building on a natural interest in the cognitive and communicative development of creative learning and creative therapies, Sharon's focus shifted into creative complementary therapies.

Tim France

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Institute of Clinical Hypnotherapists of Ireland
Transformative was founded by Tim France. Tim left his career in advertising and role as CEO and country lead of iProspect Ireland, the digital performance agency within the Dentsu Aegis network in November 2016 to set up Transformative. Tim has spent over 30 years in advertising and marketing and has held leadership roles in international data, brand and digital marketing companies during that time, including a spell as Director of Epsilon Ireland, (the Irish-based EMEA creative hub for global data marketing agency, Epsilon) and a ten year spell running his own creative digital agency in London's Covent Garden. As part of the senior roles Tim France held he coached and mentored many people. Whilst this was one of the elements of these roles that Tim most enjoyed, he often found that he would come across ‘blockers' in people that were hard to shift, whether those were anxiety, stress, negative beliefs, limiting thoughts or lack or self-confidence. Tim's interest in helping people overcome these mental barriers and develop and thrive led him into the mental wellness area. Tim France is now a fully qualified Clinical Hypnotherapist and member of the Institute of Clinical Hypnotherapists of Ireland (ICHI) as well as a Certified Havening Techniques® Practitioner and has the capability, experience and passion to help address all mental wellness issues in the workplace through a unique mix of executive coaching and clinical hypnotherapy. Read more about this service on our Hypno-Coaching page. Having seen and experienced at first hand the pressures that modern corporations can, often unconsciously, place on their people, at all levels, Tim is passionate about wellness in the workplace and particularly mental wellness.

Vilma Matuleviciute

Job Titles:
  • President of the Irish Register of Herbalists
Vilma Matuleviciute is a qualified and registered Herbalist, Naturopath and Craniosacral Therapist, working in clinical practice for over 16 years. With a background in biochemistry, Vilma went on to earn her Master's Degree in Western Herbal Medicine from the University of Westminster, London. Vilma has studied Craniosacral therapy (CST) with the Upledger Institute, including paediatrics, and trained with Body Intelligence in Biodynamic CST approach, and combines both modalities in her practice. Having spent 12 years as Herbal Medicine Course & Clinical Director, and as a senior lecturer at the CNM (College of Naturopathic Medicine), Vilma lectures at a number of Herbal medicine schools. She regularly gives public talks on herbal medicine and naturopathy and manages a monthly low-cost student clinic for the public. Vilma Matuleviciute is President of the Irish Register of Herbalists (IRH) and the vice-Chair of FICTA (Federation of Irish Complementary Therapy Associations). Vilma is passionate about natural medicine, herbs and nutrition, and in her practice she combines traditional herbal knowledge with the latest scientific research. By setting up naturopathic and herbal treatment protocols to address nutritional deficiencies, food allergies and sensitivities, detoxification issues or immune problems, Vilma supports anyone wishing to recover from a chronic debilitating illness or just needing an acute herbal remedy.