#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, #StillJustMe will shine a spotlight on some of the most poorly understood and stigmatised mental health problems, including:
Each phase of #stilljustme focuses on a different mental health issue and is launched to coincide with international awareness days in 2017.
#MindYourSelfie guided relaxations for children
Watch our series of #MindYourSelfie guided relaxations for children, introducing mindfulness in classroom.
Info & articles and tips from the experts...
International Youth Day is being held around the world on the 12th August. It is 28 years since it was first set up by the United Nations to celebrate young peoples’ views, initiatives, and efforts in trying to make the world a better place. This year’s theme is “The...
We are only days away from the Leaving Certificate results being released to thousands of students up and down the country. It is a time when it is easy for students to lose track of all perspective and get caught in the hype of the situation. Thus, if you are a...
Having a psychotic illness has impacted every single part of my life in some way or another. Although more children are now being diagnosed with and treated for Schizophrenia, it is considered to be rare in childhood. When I was a child, it was pretty much unheard of....
You don’t see a tsunami far out at sea What is Psychosis? This is what it means to me and here is my personal journey. It is Saturday morning, June 3rd 2006. I am looking forward to attending a friend’s wedding with my wife at the time. It is a welcome distraction...
Understanding the misunderstood Psychosis is a condition of fear. For some it starts with a feeling of sensory overload. For others, the mind becomes an unsafe place where everyday worries become plausible fears. Getting the best help available for a loved one often...
I’m taking today and tomorrow to focus on my mental health. Hopefully I’ll be back next week refreshed and back to 100% So wrote Madalyn Parker, a web developer in America, in a work email to colleagues in June. Her email, and her boss’s positive response hailing her...
Managing mental health issues in the classroom.
#MindYourSelfie is a series of mental health eBooks designed to give practical tips and advice in relation to mental health.
Up-to-date information on a range of mental health issues.
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.
Walk in My Shoes focuses on promoting mental health awareness and provides resources to Primary/Secondary schools, colleges, workplaces and communities.
What We Do
Our information and support service is manned by mental health professionals, who offer practical advice and direction to people in need of help.
Walk in My Shoes raises awareness of Mental Health through support and information in communities throughout Ireland.
Walk In My Shoes offers free downloadable information packs to schools, colleges, workplaces and individuals
Bláthnaid Treacy has been a regular on RTE for several years now, hosting entertainment shows such as Two Tube, The Electric Picnic Show, The EBBA’s, The RTE Choice Music Prize and most recently, the behind the scenes series of Dancing With The Stars; Can’t Stop Dancing. You can also hear her on Friday nights on RTE 2FM counting down the top 30 songs on the National Chart Show.
St Patrick's Mental Health ServicesEmpowering Recovery
St Patrick’s Mental Health Services is Ireland’s largest, independent, not-for-profit mental health service and aspires to be the recognised leader in:
the provision of quality mental health care
the promotion of mental health awareness
the protection of the rights and integrity of those experiencing mental health difficulties