Monthly Archive:: December 2016

Dr John Hillery on misleading media reports about the cost of mental health services

Dr John Hillery spoke on both Tipp FM and Limerick’s Live 95FM in relation to CPsychI concerns that people in acute mental distress will not seek help due to misleading media reports about the cost of mental health services. CPsychI released a press statement that attempted to correct ...Read More

College of psychiatrists concerned that people in acute mental distress will not seek help due to media reports about the cost of accessing services

Press Statement: 13th December 2016 The College of Psychiatrists is concerned that some quotations in the papers yesterday and subsequent online and broadcast coverage of same, attributed to Mrs Majella O’Donnell, give a misleading impression to people with mental health problems about mental health ...Read More

Spike goes to Belfast – QUB win annual Spike Milligan Public Speaking Competition

After a fantastic night in the Sugar Club in Dublin, Swati Vara and Catherine Eves, medical students from Queen’s University Belfast took home the top prize at the Annual Spike Milligan Public Speaking Competition hosted by the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland (CPsychI). They faced tough competition ...Read More