I smiled a deep, connective smile at the prospect of this task, as ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’ was the first gift my late husband had given me. It deeply moved him and deeply moved me on reading. We continued over the years to gift each other the latest Mitch Albolm book published. We went to see the stage production in a tiny theatre in Dublin which only seated thirty people. The actors were marvellous, I remember speaking with the director afterwards saying “everyone should see this, it should be on in The Gaiety, .........& several years later it was.
In 2011 Leonie began studies at the The Tivoli Institute in Dún Laoghaire and qualified with an Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapy in 2015. She is accredited with the Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) and works in accordance with their Code of Ethics. She currently works in private practice and also is a member of the counselling team at An Cosán in Tallaght, Dublin.