Tag Archives: Mental health

Listening to the Voice of Refugees

OK, Asylum seeker jokes. This guy walking down the street asks me the way to the Mental Health Clinic. So I say: “Oh no, not another Asylum seeker.” No good? Try this one: it’s a Christmas card showing Mary and … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Gambling addiction

                    According to the Examiner, there has been an alarming increase in the number of young men seeking treatment for gambling addiction because of the popularity of online betting and ease … Continue reading

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Unhappy Christmas for Irish children: Childline report

Childline recieved almost 14 hundred calls and texts from Children around Ireland on Christmas Day -one a minute. The Charity, which provides a phone service for Children with any issues, described it as a a 38 percent increase on last … Continue reading

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