Churches in Ireland, Connecting In Christ

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CASC Mental Health Seminar

Time 9am –12.30pm
LocationChurch of Ireland Theological Institute
CategoryMember Church Events

CASC Mental Health Seminar

The Church and Society Commission (CASC) of the Church of Ireland is issuing an invitation to clergy and church leaders from all denominations to attend an information morning addressing issues surrounding mental health on Thursday 15th June from 9am –12.30pm in the Church of Ireland Theological Institute, Braemor Park Dublin 14.

‘Challenging stigma to improve young people’s mental health’, Dr Eilis Hennessy, Senior Lecturer in developmental psychology in UCD School of Psychology

‘Supporting the Mental Health of People Living with a Life Limiting Illness’, Dr. Regina Mc Quillan, Palliative Medicine Consultant, St Francis Hospice and Beaumont Hospital

‘Faith and Mental Health’, Rev James Mulhall, Social Worker, Career Guidance Counsellor and Church of Ireland Curate in the Lismore Union of Parishes as well as being the Safeguarding Trust Child Protection Officer for the Cashel, Ferns and Ossory Dioceses

The introductory remarks on the day will be made by The Most Revd Michael Jackson, Archbishop of Dublin.

The seminar will conclude with a light lunch at 12.30pm. Attendance is free and there will be free parking available onsite for attendees. Please book by emailing seminar@ireland.anglican.org or contact Caoimhe Leppard in Church of Ireland House, Dublin, 01 4125608.