February 5, 2016

Mental distress in Waterford and nationwide
05/02/3016, Waterford Today
"1 in 7 adults will have experienced a mental health difficulty in the past year" – Shari McDaid…

Pregnancy anxiety can mess with your head as well as your body
05/02/2016, Irish Times
Up to 20 per cent of women experience perinatal mental illness – that is mental illness during pregnancy and/or the first year of their babies’ lives – according to the Royal College of Midwives in the UK…

Managing mental health 
04/02/2016, The Irish Catholic
"The truth, seldom articulated, is that most people get better…"

Psychologists urge schools to make mental health and wellbeing a priority for pupils
04/02/2016, A Lust for Life 
Every school day more than 400,000 young people attend nearly 1,400 post primary schools across the country…

Living with schizophrenia
02/02/2016, A Lust for Life
“There is a lot of ignorance surrounding the illness. I think one of the major ones I had to come to terms with was that people think that someone with that kind of illness is dangerous. This is not helped by some articles in the media…”