Dr Anthony Hickey

Anthony Hickey


  • Mary Seacole MS3.17
  • T: 0161 295 2142
  • E: a.hickey@salford.ac.uk
  • Twitter: @doc_hickey

Office Times

Monday 10.00am-12.00pm

Tuesday 10.00am-12.00pm

Wednesday 12.30pm-14.30pm

Thursday 8.00am-9.00am


Anthony worked as a counsellor for many years both privately and in the NHS before joining the teaching staff at the University of Salford.  In his spare time, Anthony enjoys creative and artistic pursuits such as sugarcraft, music, and engagement with nature.


Anthony teaches on all levels of the undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Counselling & Psychotherapy, and also teaches Research Methods.

Research Interests

Anthony has specialist research interests in empowerment and association, inter- and intra-personal experience, therapist self-care, and experientially psychotherapeutic techniques such example hypnosis.

Qualifications and Memberships


Member of:-

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) – Accredited member

BACP Faculty of Healthcare Counsellors & Psychotherapists (FHCP)

European Society for Trauma & Dissociation (ESTD)

International Society for the Study of Trauma & Dissociation (ISST-D)

Royal Society for the Promotion of Health (AMRSH) – associate member

British Society for Clinical Hypnosis (BSCH) – affiliate member


Hickey, AJ (2005) Risky Business? In CPC (Counsellors & Psychotherapists in Primary Care) Review. Apr; 6 (2)

Hickey, AJ (2005) Where’s the Harm? In HCPJ (Healthcare Counsellors & Psychotherapists Journal) Apr; 5 (2)

Hickey, AJ (2011) Maintaining Integrity in chronically challenged therapeutic relationships. HCPJ.  Oct; 11 (4);22-26