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# Mental Health

Last year
2023
CAMHS report raises serious concerns about children on medication not getting follow-up care
Jesse Lingard drank to ‘take pain away’ during last days at Man United
Opinion: Struggling to keep your New Year's Resolutions? It's all about short-term goals
Dr Emma Howard
Children’s hospitals ‘seeing astronomical number of young people self-harming’
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Therapist: Christmas can be tough - here's some strategies to help you mind yourself
Joe Heffernan
Senior garda says garda stations are not places for mental health patients
Online gambling causing surge of suicidal young men in A&E, NHS clinic says
Samaritans received nearly 1,000 calls a day last year, with mental health the top concern
The Journal and Noteworthy reporters nominated for Headline mental health media awards
Central Mental Hospital relocated to €200 million facility in north county Dublin
Experimental Lego cafe opens for adults in Dublin
'I had people fighting for me': PJ Gallagher opens up about his experience with mental illness
'Keyboard warriors have no understanding that what they say can affect somebody'
Mental Health Commission to ban mechanical restraints on children in inpatient centres
Irish head of emergencies at WHO reveals he received death threats during pandemic
Majority of young people considering moving abroad for better quality of life
Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 'may be detectable years before illnesses begin'
Down golfer Mehaffey taking 'time away to get the help I need'
'To hear a child say they feel listened to is powerful': What it's like being a Childline volunteer
Volunteers needed for depression helpline amid high demand post-lockdowns
Study launched into outdoor swimming as alternative to antidepressants
Third of UK prisoners show symptoms of 'severe anxiety disorder' due to pandemic
Steven Reid: 'Really tough, you're talking about real severe anxiety, stress, panic attacks'
Opinion: Adults with ADHD are vulnerable to mental health challenges - they need support
Ken Kilbride
Private mental health centres provide better care than HSE facilities, report finds
Levels of depression almost doubled among young people during the pandemic
6% of eating disorder patients admitted to hospital have received specialist care since 2018
Traveller protest at Leinster House highlights crisis in mental health
Opinion: Proposed changes to the Mental Health Act must prioritise human rights
Advocates for Human Rights in Mental Health Care
'Filling a gap': Does Ireland rely too much on mental health charities?
27 children and adolescents stayed in adult psychiatric units in 2021 despite CAMHS capacity
Staff vacancies behind the decision to close 11 beds at Dublin CAMHS unit
HSE confirms 11 bed closures at Dublin CAMHS unit
Progress made on eating disorder services 'somewhat slow', politicians to be told
Psychiatrists: Changing the Mental Health Act will affect our ability to provide safe care
Dr Sarah Casey & Dr Aoife O’Callaghan
Photos: Thousands of people across the country take part in Darkness Into Light
Remote working, Garda body-cams, vape laws: Some of the Govt priorities for the coming months
'My son lost his smile': Families say South Kerry CAMHS compensation scheme must be non-adversarial
Ireland's first mother and baby mental health unit due to be developed by late 2024
Opinion: Imagining better days in hopeless times - tips for managing the stress of the world
Dr Trudy Meehan