Women in Galway will be able to avail of free perinatal support in a group setting from May 3rd 2017. University Hospital Galway has teamed up with AWARE to offer the sessions at Unit 8 Merlin Park Hospital each Wednesday from 7.30p.m, starting May 3rd. Postnatal depression is now referred to as perinatal depression because […]
https://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/covid-sustained-surge-of-mental-health-problems-expected-in-coming-years-1.4564097 Mental health services need to be prepared for “a sustained surge in demand over the coming years” in the fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic, an Oireachtas committee has heard.
Link here for the contact details for all suicide resource officers in Ireland… https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/list/4/mental-health-services/nosp/resourceofficers/
Many organisations avail of externally facilitated reflective practice spaces to support staff teams. Such spaces allow for team members to better understand their role in the organisation and in particular allow for deeper reflection into the times when organisational dynamics can intrude, interfere and block understanding of team members’ roles and indeed work practices. If […]
https://www.rhagallery.ie/events/watch-back-damien-flood-and-james-merrigan-in-conversation/ Damien Flood & James Merrigan in conversation around Damien’s solo exhibition Tilt…. Watch exhibiting artist Damien Flood and invited guest James Merrigan, as they discuss Flood’s solo exhibition Tilt, in the surroundings of RHA Brown and O’hUiginn Galleries where these paintings and sculptures are on display untill 1 August
Eden Programme Applications now invited for participation in the next EDEN programmes being rolled out in Galway City, Castlebar and Roscommon town. Visit link here for more information or telephone 091 528030 for an application form.
The Commmonweath Fund has reported that Virtual services are safe, effective, and comparable in outcomes to in-person services. However, prior to COVID-19, telemental health was used primarily to provide services in areas that otherwise do not have access — for instance, in rural regions. It is now used throughout the country. Telehealth during COVID19
Narratives of recovery from Mental Illness This publication presents research that challenges the prevailing view that recovery from mental illness must take place within the boundaries of traditional mental health services. Developed by Mike Watts, GROW Ireland and Agnes Higgins, Trinity College Dublin, both accept that medical treatment maybe a vital start to some peoples […]
10th February 2018 IGAS Registrants Event – Film Showing and Q&A with Film Makers University College Dublin, Student Centre Cinema, Belfield Campus, Dublin 4. Booking at Eventbrite
If you are supporting someone with an intellectual disability who you feel would benefit from speaking to a experienced psychotherapist please contact email@example.com. We would be delighted to link you with a therapist in your area. http://disabilitypsychotherapyireland.com Useful texts below for psychotherapists interested in working in the area of disability psychotherapy…