October 23, 2015


Breaking the silence
Like Magazine, 22-10-15
Maria Tracey talks to four women about their journey with mental health and the stigma that still exists in society.

Mental issue fears for children using social media sites
Independent.ie, 21-10-15
Children who spend more than three hours a day on social media websites are twice as likely to suffer mental health issues, official data suggests.

Health of children was affected by the economic crash
Independent.ie, 20-10-15
"The economic crash had a detrimental effect on the mental health and anxiety levels in the nation's children", according to new study. 

Severe Anxiety Disorder and Tips for Coping day-to-day
"Remember your illness does not define who you are or what you're capable of and never will." Personal account of living with anxiety and maintaining mental well being. 

Parents to learn role of ICT in children’s mental heath
Irish Examiner, 16-10-15
Addressing the digital disconnect between the older and younger generations is crucial in educating people on the benefits of digital literacy to youth mental health, according to mental health organisation, ReachOut.

“I Lost My Job, I Wasn’t Able To Leave My House. I Had To Move Country.”
Evening Echo, 16-10-15
Jane McNamara spoke to Simon Tierney about his experience with
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) as he visited Cork to raise awareness about the condition.