Mental Health & Wellbeing Summit – Riverdancers, Gunslingers,Bruce Lee & Women Winning

The Mental health summit at the Aviva was an event to remember. Riverdancing, Gunslingers, Bruce Lee & Women Winning, were all part of the show . And when you throw in top class performances, audience participation and a few laughs – you are guaranteed success.

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The Wellbeing Way – A New Era In Schools

September 2017 sees a new era in our schools with wellbeing introduced as a subject in the junior cycle curriculum. It forms another major step towards a ‘human’ education system. One which sees beyond academic achievements and looks to develop the self. Its incredibly welcome and timely, as statistics on mental health issues and obeisity problems in young people continue to rise. Wellbeing education is also at the heart of the Winning Minds Movement and we look forward to assisting…

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My vision for an education system that includes the mind

Our young people are missing a vital piece of education; and its called the mind. I believe that education on the mind can help our young people develop confidence, build mental strength and help them prevent mental health issues. Education on the mind would also be a major contributor to their wellbeing; but yet – mind education is something our system places little emphasis on.

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Winning Minds Monday – Positive Mental Health – alive2thrive

  There are some great initiatives around Ireland which promote positive mental health – and Alive2Thrive is one of them. Based in Sligo and Leitrim, Alive2Thrive promotes positive mental health and provides services, resources, tips and general information. One of its most innovative programmes is Social Prescribing which brings together local GP services and local resources that can contribute to health and wellness. Heres how it works   What is Social Prescribing for Health and Wellness? Social Prescribing for Health…

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