Irish Poetry Therapy Network Conference 2020
Strength Through Poetry in Challenging Times
Zoom Saturday 17 October 2020

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Strength Through Poetry In Challenging Times

 IPTN 9th Annual Conference will be held on Zoom this year.

Reserve your place on Facebook Event page or email IPTN

Please note places are limited to ensure a positive experience.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Crow Duo and Gorey Writers

On 27 September 2018, CrOw Duo,  improvisation musicians, played with Gorey Writers in Gorey Library.
An amazing evening where music and spoken word combined in a dynamic performance.

Delighted to be part of this innovative project.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Coming Ashore - a new collection of poetry

My latest collection of poetry, Coming Ashore, was launched on 14/6/18 at the Old School, Hollyfort, Gorey.

Music and poems rang out in the old school, and the evening was a great success thanks to Hollyfort's Tidy Towns, friends and family.

The book is available from Boland Press at €10 (plus P&P €2.50)

Thursday, November 30, 2017

It's official

At St. Anne's Church, Dawson Street receiving my BSc degree in psychotherapy.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Pen Fest Carlow

Pen Fest 2017 in Carlow Town runs from 22nd to 24th Sept 2017. As part of this writing festitval, Carol Boland facilitates a Self-Discovery through Poetry session on Sunday 24th in Carlow Library from 2pm to 4pm.

Check out the full programe at

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Future of Poetry Therapy in Ireland

Irish Poetry Therapy Network is running a Strategy Forum on the Future of Poetry Therapy in Ireland on Sat 11 Feb at 2pm in Spencer Hotel on Clarion Quay, Dublin.
All welcome to join the open discussion. If you are interested, please email

This is a free event.