Aware is now recruiting volunteer Support Group Facilitators for weekly depression & bipolar support meetings in 11 counties.
‘Is social anxiety getting you down?’ will be presented by Odhran McCarthy, Senior Clinical Psychologist & Founder / Director of Social Anxiety Ireland, Mater Hospital
Dr Eilis Hennessy’s lecture ‘Challenging stigma to improve young people’s mental health’ is now available to view online or download the mp3 to listen back on the move.
awarded to Peter Mark and Aware by The National Awards for Excellence in Fundraising 2016.
‘Challenging stigma to improve young people’s mental health’ will be presented by Dr Eilis Hennessy, Senior Lecturer in developmental psychology in UCD School of Psychology.
will provide the space for the caller to be heard in an empathic and non-judgemental manner and will explore helpful options that are available to them.
Dr Declan Lyons will present ‘Maximising mental well being in later life’
takes place on St. Patrick’s Day and this year it’s going national with events in Dublin, Cork and Galway.
Donnybrook support group is cancelled this week as the venue is being used as a Polling station. Normal schedule will resume next week.
The Petermarkathon campaign raised an incredible €60,000 for Aware’s Beat the Blues positive mental health programme for teenagers.