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Bereavement counselling
University Maternity Hospital Limerick

Ennis Road , Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566

Phone: 061 483196

Internal Directions:
Proceed through the front door, take the first right through double doors, proceed past the shop, follow the coridoor and the there is signage and a bell located outside the department indication Neo natal Unit - Bereavement Counselling is located inside the door on the left

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday appointment times from 09:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 17:00

About Obstetrics

Obstetrics is the area of medicine concerned with pregnancy, the delivery of babies and the welfare of the mother. Consultant obstetricians work closely with midwives in all aspects of routine and complex ante-natal care, care of the mother and baby during delivery, and post natal support.

About Bereavement counselling

Bereavement counselling is a form of psychotherapy which aims to assist and help Mums and Dads cope with the physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and cognitive responses to loss.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: All patients who need the service

Who needs to refer you: NCHD, Consulant, General Practitioner, Midwifery

How to access this service: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, llist of current medications.

Special instructions for patients during COVID19

We may ask you to:

  • attend a virtual clinic
  • wear a face mask/other PPE
  • complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
  • to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time


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