Mental health is more than just the absence of mental illness. Mental health means having a general sense of well-being and being able to reach your potential. It means you can cope with life’s normal stresses, work productively, and participate in community life.
Mental health recovery is a process of healing and transformation that allows you to live a full and meaningful life. How this happens is unique for everyone. Some things that can aid recovery include access to the right supports, information and education about mental health.
CPSYCHI (College of Psychiatrists of Ireland) and Shine will host a one day conference for all members of the Mental Health Services Multi-Disciplinary Team, Family Members/Carers, Service Users and Primary Care. The conference will take place Friday 14 October 2016 at the Harbour Hotel, Galway. The morning session commences at 10am. Cost & […]
Family recovery is all about improving our quality of life while dealing with the reality of it. At different stages we need different things from support, to rest, to education. FRIENDS, a project in the Mid-West is facilitating and hosting a number of events for family members affected by a person who experiences mental ill […]