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Environmental Health Organisations against Tobacco

Byrne, Miriam; Tobacco control; Health professionals; Environmental health; Enforcement; Anti tobacco policy making; Physics; Mental Health Collection Research and Evaluation Report http://hdl.handle.net/10379/1322 © Public Article RIAN Yes Environmental ...

The differential impact of subjective and objective aspects of social engagement on cardiovascular risk factors

WHELAN, BRENDAN JAMES; TIMONEN, VIRPI; KAMIYA, YUMIKO; KENNY, ROSE ANNE; Gerontology; Cardiovascular disease (CVD); Background: This article provides new insights into the impact of social engagement on CVD risk factors in older adults. We hypothesized th ...

Anorexia, bulimia, and obesity: Shared decision making deficits on the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT).

HEVEY, DAVID THOMAS; Psychology; Eating disorders; The pathological eating behaviors in Anorexia Nervosa (AN), Bulimia Nervosa (BN), and obesity are characterized by a preference for high immediate reward, despite higher future losses in terms of both phy ...

Health and wealth in the North of Ireland: is there a “social gradient” to health outcomes?

Borooah, Vani K.; Health status; Social gradient; Northern Ireland; Health problems; This paper investigates using data on 2,700 persons in the North of Ireland, whether there is a social gradient to health, both with respect to general health (self-asses ...

Smoking cessation in secondary care: Acute, maternity and mental health services (PH 48)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Smoking Cessation Stopping smoking at any time has considerable health benefits and for people using secondary care services, there are additional advantages including shorter hospital stays and ...

Review of Evidence-based Mental Health Promotion and Primary/Secondary Prevention

Barry, Margaret M.; Canavan, Réamonn; Clarke, Aleisha; Dempsey, Colette; O'Sullivan, Maeve; Health Promotion; Mental Health Collection Research and Evaluation Report http://hdl.handle.net/10379/2168 © Public Report RIAN Yes Review of Evidence-bas ...

SLÁN 2007: Survey of Lifestyle, Attitudes and Nutrition in Ireland. Mental Health and Social Well-Being.

Barry, Margaret M.; Van Lente, Eric; Molcho, Michal; Morgan, Karen; McGee, Hannah; Conroy, Ronán M.; Watson, Dorothy; Shelley, Emer; Perry, Ivan; Health Promotion; Mental Health Collection Research and Evaluation Report http://hdl.handle.net/10379/2169 © ...

Addressing the determinants of positive mental health: concepts, evidence and practice

Barry, Margaret M.; Health promotion; Positive mental health; Mental health promotion; Determinants of mental health; Effective interventions; Positive mental health is recognised as a key resource for population well-being and the social and economic pro ...

Evaluating the impact of the Winning New Jobs Programme on the re-employment and mental health of a mixed profile of unemployed people

Reynolds, Colette; Unemployed; Mental health; Jobs programme; Health Promotion; This paper reports on the evaluation of the JOBS programme (Caplan et al, 1989), an evidence-based intervention designed to promote re-employment and improve the mental health ...

Implementation of a school-based mental health promotion programme in Ireland

Byrne, Mary; Barry, Margaret M.; Sheridan, Anne; Mental health promotion; Adolescents; School; Curriculum; Implementation; Evaluation; Health Promotion; This paper reflects on the challenges associated with developing, implementing and evaluating a univer ...

The implementation of mental health promotion programmes

Barry, Margaret M.; Mental health promotion; Programme implementation; Quality of implementation; Process of implementation; Health Promotion; The evaluation of programme implementation has a critical role to play in advancing knowledge and practice in me ...

Alternative interventions for young men's mental health

McGale, Nadine; Mental health; Health Psychology; The main aim of this thesis was to explore the effectiveness and acceptability of alternative interventions for facilitating help-seeking and improving the mental health of young adult males. Based on reco ...

"Learning is my Prescription": Adult Education and Mental Health Recovery

Rooney, Marie; Education; Adult Education; Mental Health Recovery; Mental health recovery is a process of gaining in autonomy and of moving towards social inclusion rather than marginalisation, towards an agentic role rather than that of ‘patient’. Recove ...

Thematic review of family therapy journals 2012

Carr, Alan; Family therapy; Child-focused problems; Autism; Fragile families; In this article the contents of the principal English-language family therapy journals, and key family therapy articles published in other journals in 2012 are reviewed under th ...

Methodology on the My World Survey (MWS): a unique window into the world of adolescents in Ireland

Dooley, Barbara A.; Fitzgerald, Amanda; Risk factor; Adolescent mental health; Protective factor; In progress; Background Internationally, 75% of all mental health problems emerge before the age of 25 years, and adolescence represents a critical period th ...

Long-term impact of early maternal loss on females.

MC GUCKIN, CONOR; Psychology; Loss is a universal experience. While it remains a uniquely personal experience, bereavement is often central to psychological distress in the lives of many people. The present article presents a review of the theory and rese ...

Women's Mental Health: Promoting a Gendered Approach to Policy and Service Provision

24.3.2005 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Mental wellbeing Click here to download PDF Mental Health Collection Research and Evaluation Report http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/womens-mental-health-promoting-a-gendered-approa ...

Planning for Dementia Care in Ireland: Conference Proceedings

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Mental Disorders in Older Irish People: Incidence, Prevalence and Treatment

11.10.1996   The National Council for the Elderly is an advisory body to the Minister for Health on all aspects of ageing and the welfare of the elderly. One of its terms of reference is to advise the Minister on measures to promote the health of the elde ...

Report of the Inspector of Mental Hospitals for 2000

15.6.2001 In pursuance of the provisions of Section 247 and 248 of the Mental Treatment Act 1945, I am submitting to you my report for the year 2000 on psychiatric hospitals and services and the care of patients therein. This is my thirteenth report since ...

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