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'The future isn't what it used to be': Technology in counselling and psychotherapy

RICHARDS, DEREK; Administrative Staff Authors; Change is prefigured in the articulation by Dr Rick Satavas: ‘the future isn’t what it used to be’. Its sentiment rings true; recently psychotherapy practitioners and researchers have begun investigating the ...

'Under the surface' mental health campaign posters

The posters highlight some signs and symptoms that indicate that something is having a negative effect on your mental health and promote the website www.mindingyourhead.info  as a source of help for anyone finding it difficult coping with their feelings. ...

"Healthwise" Physical Activity Referral Initiative

Department of Public Health Medicine, Eastern Health & Social Services Board & The Physical Activity Coordination Group A referral programme of guidance and physical activity for patients with suffering health risks The Eastern Board along with it ...

"It gives me a sense of independence" Findings from Ireland on the use and usefulness of assistive technology for people with dementia

CAHILL, SUZANNE; Health care sciences and services; Assistive technology; Alzheimer's disease; This work reports Irish data emerging from the ENABLE study which trialled assistive technologies in the homes of people with dementia across five Euro ...

"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 ...

10,000 Voices Regional Report: Experience of Paediatric Autism and CAMHS Project

The 10,000 Voices initiative is designed to capture the lived experience of people who use services and affords them an opportunity to tell their story in a way that enables services to change and improve. The survey was undertaken in partnership with the ...

2009 Alzheimer's Disease

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2011 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures provides a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia, as well as other dementias. 10.14655/415-99556 Alzheimer's Association USA Dementia 2011 Alzhei ...

2014 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures is a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer’sdisease, the most common type of dementia, as well as other dementias. It also contains a special reporton women and Alzheimer's. Download the re ...

2nd Report of the Independent Monitoring Group on A Vision For Change

5.6.2008 This is the Second Annual Report of the Independent Monitoring Group for A Vision for Change the Report of the Expert Group on Mental Health Policy. The Monitoring Group was established in March 2006 to monitor and assess progress on the implemen ...

4th annual conference on Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease: Highlights

 In a sign that researchers are grappling with therapy development, the 4th annual conference on Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease was filled beyond its venue's capacity, drawing 522 researchers from around the globe. Held 3-5 November 2011 ...

[Report] for meeting of the Board to be held on Friday 9th November, 2001: report of the National Working Group on Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Services: (first report- February, 2001)

MidWestern Health Board A report on the examination of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Services in Ireland The Minister for Health & Children established a Working Group in June, 2000 to examine the current state of Child & Adolescent Psychiatr ...

A brief cognitive behavioural intervention for regular amphetamine users. A treatment guide.

A brief intervention using motivational and cognitive behavioural approaches to help change drug use. Also offer alternative brief interventions for clients not suited to the current approach. This manual is divided into five sections: Section 1. Context ...

A community needs assessment for rural mental health promotion.

Barry, Margaret M.; Doherty, Ann; Hope, Ann; Sixsmith, Jane; Kelleher, Cecily C.; Mental health promotion; Rural commmunities; Health Promotion; School of Health Sciences; This paper describes the needs assessment phase of a mental health promotion progra ...

A comparative analysis of educational provision for pupils with autism in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

The thesis examined the two systems of provision of special needs education, North and South, and how these deal with the issue of childhood autism. The strengths and weakness within the two jurisdictions are hedl up with the particular focus on the lesso ...

A Comparative Study of Healthcare Professionals' Attitudes towards Clients with Dual Diagnosis.

10.14655/6841-4473 Paula May Bradshaw Dual diagnosis, Substance misuse, Drugs misuse The aim of this study was to explore the attitudes of Healthcare Professionals who work in the Substance Misuse Services compared to Healthcare Professionals who work in ...

A Comparison of dynamic impact response and brain deformation metrics within the cerebrum of head impact reconstructions representing three mechanisms of head injury in ice hockey

Kendall, Marshall; Post, Andrew; Gilchrist, M. D.; Brain deformation; ice hockey; concussion; Head impact; Ice hockey has been identified as having one of the highest concussion rates. The three most likely causes of concussive injury are; falls to the ic ...

A Competence-Based Curriculum for Environmental Health

Konkel, Steven; education; R. Steven Konkel; Steven konkel; environmental health; curriculum; competence; Environmental sciences, Health policy and services, Public and environmental health; Curriculum and Instruction; Medicine and Health Sciences; Mental ...

A Countryside for Health and Wellbeing: The Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Green Exercise

Countryside Recreation Network A research paper on physical exercise and green spaces in urban settings In the UK, more than 80% of people live in urban areas (Defra, 2004), though the greater growth is now in rural areas. Urban settings by definition hav ...

A cross-border approach to mental health promotion.

Barry, Margaret M.; Friel, Sharon; Mental health promotion; Cross-border initiative; Health Promotion; This paper reports on preliminary findings from a project commissioned by the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh. The project is concerned with cro ...

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