November 11, 2016
Since, the official 24/7 Independent Counselling Service for gardaí, civilian staff and reserves was set up on June 24, 106 have gone to counselling sessions.
One in six pregnant women in Ireland are at a probable risk of depression, a new study has found.
Last year, they saw a 71 percent increase in the numbers needing help for mental health and addiction issues and have opened a new community based counselling service in Inchicore.
Action is needed to tackle the increasing number of students experiencing mental health difficulties, according to a new report.
The study, which surveyed employees from 55 different industries, found that jobs which are heavy on 'emotional labour' can take a toll on the mind-state of the people working them.