Still Just Me

#StillJustMe is our latest anti-stigma campaign.

Through a series of short films and blog articles written by mental health experts and those with real-life experience, we will shine a spotlight on some of the most poorly understood and stigmatised mental health problems.

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#MindYourSelfie

#MindYourSelfie School Resource Packs provide activities for children to help them combat the stress and pressure of living in today’s competitive world.
Brighten up your classroom and your students’ self-esteem with these colourful activity packs!

School Resource Packs

Frame of Mind 2016-2017

The WIMS Short Film Competition Awards took place in January here in St. Patrick’s Mental Health Services.

Congratulations to all of this year’s entrants.

  • 1st Place: ‘Together We Can’- Manor House School Committee
  • 2nd Place: ‘Beneath the Surface’- Stephen Kyne
  • 3rd Place: ‘Headspace’- Craig Donnelly
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Walk In My Shoes Radio

Walk In My Shoes Radio is a pop-up radio station which broadcasts live from St Patrick’s Mental Health Services throughout Mental Health Awareness Week.

Listen Back to WIMS Radio 2016

Info & articles and tips from the experts...

Does having depression increase the risk of stigmatisation?

Depression is a common mental health disorder affecting as many as 350 million people worldwide at any one time according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). Depression is a mood disorder often referred to as major depressive disorder or clinical depression. It is...

Depression – Misunderstood

What’s in a word? How many times have we heard the words “It’s so depressing” or “I am depressed”? What does it really mean and in saying these words are we talking about an experience that is perhaps fleetingly negative? The words depression and depressive illness...

Blathnaid is boosting her Selfie ‘Steem

RTE Presenter Blathnaid Treacy and U2 star Adam Clayton, along with Ireland’s top bloggers will be sharing their selfies on Friday 31st March to launch the new #MindYourSelfie School Resource Packs; our exciting school mental health activity pack. Blathnaid, RTE’s...

A life well-lived – International Day of Happiness

Everyone is talking about ‘Happiness’, but so far no single definition of it actually exists. One thing is certain. Everybody wants to be ‘Happy’. Although there may be some rare pathological exceptions to this generalisation, in reality the human desire for...

Join us on March 31st for #MindYourSelfie Day 2017

How Can You Get Involved? take a selfie and post to your social media accounts on Friday March 31st. Use the hashtag #MindYourSelfie #MindYourSelfie is an initiative that was developed by Walk in My Shoes, the mental health awareness and education campaign of St....

10 ways gender equality matters to mental health

Today is International Women’s Day, a day which serves as a call to action for achieving gender equality around the world. This year on International Women’s Day, the 7th World Congress on Women’s Mental Health will be taking place in Dublin and shining a gendered...

Managing mental health issues in the classroom.
Educational Film for School Teachers
#MindYourSelfie is a series of mental health eBooks designed to give practical tips and advice in relation to mental health.
Printable packs
Up-to-date information on a range of mental health issues.
Mental Health Difficulties
More info & articles and tips from the experts...
Blog & Podcasts

About Us

Established in 2012, Walk in My Shoes is a mental health awareness and education campaign of St. Patrick’s Mental Health Services.

Walk in My Shoes focuses on promoting mental health awareness and provides resources to Primary/Secondary schools, colleges, workplaces and communities.

What We Do

Support

Our information and support service is manned by mental health professionals, who offer practical advice and direction to people in need of help.

Services

Walk in My Shoes raises awareness of Mental Health through support and information in communities throughout Ireland.

Information

Walk In My Shoes offers free downloadable information packs to schools, colleges, workplaces and individuals

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