The Mental Health Commission (MHC) has identified several breaches of conditions of registration, including prohibited patient transfers prompted by bed shortages, at State-run psychiatric facilities.
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
An architect accused of murdering a childcare worker cannot be convicted on the basis of his thoughts or unusual fantasies, a jury has been told.
Tue, 24 Mar, 2015
The jury in the Graham Dwyer trial heard evidence from Det Garda Eimear Nevin of the computer crime investigation unit.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
Psychiatrist: She gave no indication of suicidality
Graham Dwyer's murder trial has heard Elaine O'Hara had an internal violent fantasy world from the age of 12 that involved restraint situations.
Thu, 12 Feb, 2015
The father of murdered Elaine O’Hara has spoken of his shock when his daughter told him that the married Foxrock architect she was seeing had refused her request to kill her.
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
The Graham Dwyer murder trial has heard that his alleged victim told her father the married Foxrock architect she was seeing had refused her request to kill her.
The trial of a 42-year-old architect charged with murdering Elaine O’Hara has been told he killed her for his own sexual gratification, following an unusual sexual relationship between them, which involved stabbing.
Fri, 23 Jan, 2015
A 41-year man has pleaded not guilty to murdering Elaine O’Hara more than two years ago and goes on trial today.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
The stigma attached to poor mental health leads to one in five people delaying seeking treatment for a full year, according to research carried out by St Patrick’s University Hospital (SPUH).
Tue, 25 Sep, 2012
QUINN HEALTHCARE has withdrawn cover for future patients at a leading psychiatric hospital.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2009
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