December 15, 2016

The Executive Director of Samaritans Ireland, Deirdre Toner, called on the Government to make suicide reduction a priority.
Mental Health:
12/12/2016, Evening Echo
Jane Arigho, Media Co-ordinator of Headline, explains how the national group, formed ten years ago helped lobby for better media attitudes towards the issue of suicide.
Providing mental health treatment can cost as much as renting a room in Dublin
What women want and what men think women want are two quite different things. That’s according to recent research in the UK which I think would also apply here. 
Eating Disorders:
I was at dinner with a group of women recently, all either authors or columnists, and we began to discuss the pressure that writers, female writers in particular, feel under to tell their story.