Thu, 02 Jul, 2020
Wed, 17 Jun, 2020
The Samaritans will play a crucial role in the development of a national telephone service that will direct callers to the most suitable mental health service.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Minister Jim Daly has been slapped down again by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar after saying he had no objection to going into Government with Sinn Féin.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2018
The Ombudsman for Children has today called on the Government to invest further funding in mental health services to save more young people from taking their own lives, writes David Raleigh.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017
Minister for Mental Health Helen McEntee said remarks made about her by the Government chief whip are “completely inappropriate”.
Fri, 06 Jan, 2017
The Dublin Simon Community is opening a new counselling service in Dublin today.
Wed, 02 Nov, 2016
Mon, 12 Sep, 2016
Psychiatric nurses at University College Hospital Galway will begin their work to rule today.
Tue, 26 May, 2015
Staff at a Cork psychiatric hospital are to hold a meeting on Tuesday to discuss their response to a cut to services.
Sat, 04 Oct, 2014
A website for parents aims to help them become web savvy at a time of rising cyberbullying and new online challenges faced by their children.
Fri, 26 Sep, 2014
Mental Health Reform has criticised a major acute hospital for leaving patients at risk of suicide in its busy and overcrowded emergency department for hours on end.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
Waiting lists for children and teenagers in need of mental health appointments grew by 24% last year as a surge in demand put services under increased strain.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2014
A doctor is appealing to parents to be on the lookout for signs that their children could be involved in a dangerous activity called the choking or fainting game.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2013
The Psychiatric Nurses Association says there's a staffing crisis at Roscommon Acute Psychiatric Services.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2013
The Government has today published new national guidelines on suicide prevention in post-primary schools.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2013
A new study has found that three quarters of young people who have accessed ReachOut.com, an online support service for young people in Ireland, suffer from mild to severe levels of psychological distress.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2011
SEVEN out of 10 people would find it difficult to discuss depression with their doctor, a survey on mental health perceptions has revealed.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2011
MORE than 800 mental health patients are still housed in psychiatric hospitals labelled as “Dickensian deplorable and appalling” despite repeated Government promises to shut them down.
Mon, 07 Jun, 2010
DEPRESSION should be something that is talked about as easily as the flu, according to Minister for Mental Health, John Moloney, who yesterday revealed he too suffered from a bout of the illness.
Mon, 01 Feb, 2010
A SITE in the Midlands is among those being considered as the location for the new Central Mental Hospital, the Minister for Mental Health John Moloney said yesterday.
Tue, 13 Oct, 2009
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