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# depression - Yesterday’s News

Goth kids could be more at risk of depression and self-harm

But not necessarily because they are goths.

# depression - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

‘Disappeared’ District Attorney releases statement to say she has depression

Her associates had said she was just on “summer break”.

# depression - Sunday 16 August, 2015

It’s like being slowly poisoned – I wouldn’t wish the life of direct provision on my worst enemy…

Siphathisiwe Moyo has lived under direct provision in Ireland for the last seven years.

# depression - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 How an ex-Garda went from the depths of depression to Winter Olympics hopeful Interview

How an ex-Garda went from the depths of depression to Winter Olympics hopeful

Dublin-based skeleton (bobsleigh) athlete, Brendan Doyle, chats to The42 about his future ambitions.

# depression - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The42 The inspiring story behind one Irishman’s 490-day, 29,000km round-the-world cycle Interview

The inspiring story behind one Irishman’s 490-day, 29,000km round-the-world cycle

Breifne Earley chats to The42 about his incredible achievement.

# depression - Saturday 4 July, 2015

It’s time to let Greece – and the euro – go

The Greek problem will never be solved within the eurozone. It’s time to let them leave the euro, default on their loans, and try to rebuild from there with the drachma.

# depression - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From The42 France centre Bastareaud reveals suicide attempt, depression and bulimia Candid

France centre Bastareaud reveals suicide attempt, depression and bulimia

The Toulon star lifts the lid on a difficult period in his life in a new autobiography.

# depression - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Online counselling offers easy-to-reach support for depression and anxiety

Its proponents say it offers advantages over other services – but just how popular is e-therapy in Ireland? We talk to mental health support website Turn2Me.org.

# depression - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From The42 Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness Good Cause

Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness

Organiser John Flynn chats to The42 about the upcoming event.

# depression - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From The42 This man is about to play his 5th European final in 5 straight seasons Gamechanger This post contains videos

This man is about to play his 5th European final in 5 straight seasons

Mathieu Bastareaud is living proof that depression should never be the end.

# depression - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Mindfulness therapy can be as good as medication for preventing depressive relapses

The alternative treatment helps patients learn how to respond more constructively to their thoughts and feelings.

# depression - Monday 13 April, 2015

‘I had the family I had always dreamed of, but I was plagued with self-loathing’

Postnatal depression affected me so badly I couldn’t leave the house, but I reached out for help – and it’s the best thing I’ve ever done.

# depression - Sunday 12 April, 2015

# depression - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Lufthansa gives emails on Germanwings co-pilot’s depression to investigators

It included correspondence to his flight training school.

# depression - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The42 ‘Honest, courageous and inspiring’ – John Mooney speaks openly about his off-field struggles Mental Health

‘Honest, courageous and inspiring’ – John Mooney speaks openly about his off-field struggles

The cricketer appeared on RTÉ’s Saturday Night show.

# depression - Friday 27 March, 2015

Some people are talking sense about depression after Andreas Lubitz headlines

“Many of the greatest, most responsible people have been depressives.”

# depression - Thursday 26 March, 2015

How many sons and brothers must we lose to suicide before we act?

Ireland has exceptionally high rates of male suicide, but it’s being met with a wall of silence.

# depression - Sunday 22 March, 2015

‘Often it’s the times when I most need support that I’m least able to talk’

Staying quiet about a mental health problem is the worst thing you can do, which is why a new campaign is being launched in out third level institutions.

# depression - Saturday 14 March, 2015

‘Slam poetry helped me overcome suicidal thoughts’ Dealing With Depression This post contains videos

‘Slam poetry helped me overcome suicidal thoughts’

Ryan Mangan is one of five young people representing Ireland at an international poetry festival.

# depression - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

AS IT HAPPENED: Dr Eddie Murphy answers YOUR questions on mental health

You sent us some great questions, so let’s see what the expert had to say…

Dr Eddie Murphy will be in for a LIVE Q&A to answer your mental health questions

Dr Murphy will take part in a LIVE Q&A on mental health at our offices tomorrow.

# depression - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Mental health: The issue that could make or break the next election

Mental health difficulties occur in every constituency, across every demographic. And it’s time proper attention was paid to the problem.

# depression - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Ryan Tubridy interview about depression stopped man about to take his own life

He wrote to Ryan Tubridy today to thank the show.

# depression - Monday 23 February, 2015

86 people died in Irish prisons over the past 10 years

There have been calls for specialised suicide prevention programmes in prisons.

# depression - Sunday 15 February, 2015

‘Like many young men, I refused to believe there was anything wrong. But I couldn’t stop crying.’

It’s OK not to be OK. But you need to talk before it’s all too late, before you’ve broken hearts or – most importantly – broken yourself.

From The42 Cool runnings: Why Irishman Gary Seery is taking on one of the world’s toughest marathons North Pole Marathon

Cool runnings: Why Irishman Gary Seery is taking on one of the world’s toughest marathons

The Dubliner is hoping to raise €42,000 for Habitat for Humanity.

# depression - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

‘Once, I could see no way out of depression. But now I’m going to fight for my life’

I’ve learned that this should not be a private illness. You cannot fight mental health problems on your own in your room with your back against the door.

# depression - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

From The42 ‘I was just spiralling, going deeper and deeper’ – ex-Derry City star reveals depression battle Problems

‘I was just spiralling, going deeper and deeper’ – ex-Derry City star reveals depression battle

At his lowest ebb, Liam Coyle said he considered taking his own life.

# depression - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Opinion: Why don’t we have big campaigns for mental health?

Why do people develop mental illnesses? Why are some more susceptible that others? What treatment is best? There’s still so much we don’t know – and we really need to find out.

From The42 Former footballer Clarke Carlisle speaks out over suicide attempt Interview

Former footballer Clarke Carlisle speaks out over suicide attempt

The 35-year-old hopes to help others suffering from depression after revealing he attempted to take his own life in December.

From The42 Shane Carthy’s depression battle – ‘I just had this constant dark shadow in my way’ Mental Health

Shane Carthy’s depression battle – ‘I just had this constant dark shadow in my way’

Things are looking up for the Dublin player after a difficult time in 2014.

# depression - Sunday 25 January, 2015

GPs: Are we missing patients who are suicidal because we’re rushed off our feet?

Many cases of depression can be managed in a GPs office, but they need to be able to spend time with the patients, on doctor said.

# depression - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Fears that deaths by suicide rose over Christmas period

Calls to Console’s helpline rose by one third over the festive season.

# depression - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage

When you think of ‘depression’, feelings of sadness and anxiety might come to mind – but anger is powerful (often overlooked) emotion.

# depression - Friday 9 January, 2015

Opinion: Have we reached the beginning of the end for mental health stigma?

After years of silence about our emotions, we as a society can lack a language to talk about our inner experiences. But that is finally changing.

# depression - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Opinion: On motherhood, postnatal depression, and being kind to yourself

Looking back, there is so much I wish I’d known. Yes, we were told life would never be the same again, but that doesn’t even begin to cover it.

# depression - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Why getting enough sleep is vital – and how to get it

All over the festive season, TheJournal.ie is bringing you little things to help keep your mental health in check.

# depression - Friday 2 January, 2015

Let’s get physical – it will get you mentally fit this year too

All over the festive season, TheJournal.ie is bringing you tried and tested ways to help you keep your mental health in fine fettle.

Opinion: My New Year’s resolution? To no longer be ashamed.

This year, I have decided to try to no longer be ashamed of suffering from mental health problems.

# depression - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Feeling the New Year blues? These simple tips might help

This can be a painful time for many people but it might be a great opportunity for you to face your problems.

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