Taking pain into account

December 16, 2009

An initiative seeks to promote more responsible reporting of suicide and mental health issues in the media. CARL O'BRIEN reports

WHEN THE long-running BBC TV series Casualty ran a storyline involving someone attempting suicide by overdose, no

Alliance to seek mental healthcare for children

December 16, 2009

KITTY HOLLAND

THE HUMAN rights of almost 250 children were “shockingly violated” last year, according to a coalition of 38 campaigning organisations.

The Children’s Mental Health Alliance said the inadequacy and inappropriateness of mental health services for

Fears for future of counselling centre

December 4, 2009

Fears for future of counselling centre

A COUNSELLING service founded after father of two Adrian Dunne took the lives of his wife, Ciara, and their two young daughters, Lean and Shania, before committing suicide in 2006, may