Published: 23 February 2018

Dr Barry Cullen

Barry Cullen is based with the Dun Laoghaire and Rathdown Drugs and Alcohol Task Force, as ...

Dr Barry Cullen

Barry Cullen is based with the Dun Laoghaire and Rathdown Drugs and Alcohol Task Force, as coordinator of local responses to drug and alcohol problems. He qualified in social work (1980) in Trinity College Dublin, where he also received his M. Litt, and his PhD.

Barry’s working career has included practitioner roles in child, youth and addiction services, and evaluation research for Combat Poverty Agency. He lectured in social work at Trinity College, where he also served with the Children's Research Centre, and the Addiction Research Centre.  Barry has an extensive, 35-year involvement with substance misuse issues, in project management, teaching and research roles.