Sean Harty is Chairperson of Addiction Counsellors of Ireland (ACI)
ACI is an accrediting body for all professionals working in addiction services. It is also an advocacy organisation for better services in addiction and mental health in Ireland.
Sean is passionate about all things “addiction & recovery” and has a great interest in evidence based research and emerging addictions. He has written many articles for the national media on social media misuse, gambling addiction, alcoholism and recovery.
Sean is a graduate of the National University of Galway and the Limerick Institute of Technology where he completed his Hazelden addiction studies and addiction counselling with first class honours.
Sean is also head of the Accreditation Committee with ACI and sets high standards for the benefit of all those who come to ACI members for help. He volunteers his services to those less fortunate and marginalised by society.