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March 28, 2019

Relational and Developmental Trauma

Relational and Developmental Trauma by Trish Hurley, Ag Eisteacht trainer I recently attended a two-day training course organised by Caidreamh and facilitated by specialist clinical psychologist, Dr Karen Treisman on Relational and Developmental Trauma. Karen was recently awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship Travel Award and was named the 2018 Psychology Professional of the Year Award […]

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March 11, 2019

Ag Eisteacht highlights the importance of a relational approach in healthcare

Ag Eisteacht highlights the importance of a relational approach in healthcare Dr Maeve Hurley, our founder and CEO, has been invited to speak at the Royal College of Physicians Ireland’s (RCPI) Quality in Healthcare Summit at No.6 Kildare Street, Dublin on Friday 22nd March 2019. Up to 300 healthcare professionals, including frontline staff, managers and policy […]

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March 8, 2019

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day Today is International Women’s Day – a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. We are marking the day by celebrating our in-house talent and our amazing trainers who support our work and our values every day. As a small charity with a big vision to give […]

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February 28, 2019

Why no child should be excluded from society

Why no child should be excluded from society Ben Lomasney, our marketing assistant, shares how the Irish Times’ ‘No Child 2020’ initiative has resonated with him and how important it is that children growing up in poverty have equal opportunities to reach their full potential: When most people think of the word “poverty” they may […]

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February 17, 2019

The ripple effect of being kind

The ripple effect of being kind To mark Random Acts of Kindness Day, we have caught up with Siobhán O’ Brien, Assistant Director of Public Health Nursing, North Lee Community Care Services, to talk about a kindness initiative that aims to send ripples of compassion throughout the HSE, impacting positively on staff, patients, service users […]

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