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The MBSR is an 8 week training course in learning how to improve our resilience to stress & improve our wellbeing through Mindfulness

Starts Tuesday 11th September - Tuesday 30th October

18:00 to 20:30
Eight Tuesdays - 2.5 hour per class
The course also includes one full day of Mindfulness

Location: Saint John of God Hospital Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.
Price: €350
Full tuition, support and course material provided

Booking confirms place

For further information contact:
Anne O’Farrell on
01-277 1472 or
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free parking available

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Peter Connolly, Senior Occupational Therapist discusses "Rest .... Your Superpower" with Global Village/Newstalk - 6 July 2017

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Dr Colin O'Gara featuring in Baz Ashmawy's documentary on problem gambling, All Bets are Off.

https://www.rte.ie/player/ie/show/all-bets-are-off-30005224/10869124/

Baz and Dr O'Gara interviewed on the Ray Darcy show on RTE1

https://www.rte.ie/player/ie/show/the-ray-darcy-show-extras-30003588/10868366/

Paul Hawkins, Clinical Nurse Manager II, talks to Life Line, Near FM about the Investment in Children Award received by Saint John of God Hospital.  Sunday 9 July 2017

 

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Colin O'Gara and Jack Chambers TD discuss gambling on the Last Word.

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Dr Colin O'Gara, Consultant Psychiatrist talks to Ray D'Arcy about the Gambling Control Bill 2013.  Tuesday 4 July 2017

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9th Apr 2018: Dementia – Who Cares? – We Do

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16th Apr 2018: Anxiety in an Age of Information Overload

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23rd Apr 2018: Addiction Services and Treatment Pathway

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30th Apr 2018: Building Better Mental Health

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Dr Colin O'Gara, Consultant Psychiatrist writes to the Irish Times about the Gambling Control Bill 2013.  Friday 30 June 2017

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The MBSR is an 8 week training course in learning how to improve our resilience to stress & improve our wellbeing through Mindfulness

Starts Wednesday 31st January - Wednesday 21st March

18:00 to 20:30
Eight Wednesdays - 2.5 hour per class
The course also includes one full day of Mindfulness

Location: Saint John of God Hospital Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.
Price: €350
Full tuition, support and course material provided

Booking confirms place

For further information contact:
Anne O’Farrell on
01-277 1472 or
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free parking available

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Thu 16 November 2017.  14:30 – 16:30

 

Saint John of God Hospital is holding a series of Cognitive Behaviour Workshops which will take place at Saint John of God Hospital, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.

The theme of this two hour workshop is Self Esteem. It will be led by Senior Clinical Psychologist at Saint John of God Hospital, Dr. Keith Gaynor, and will focus on helping participants challenge their negative or anxious thoughts and reduce the behaviour that reinforces them. Dr. Gaynor, recently led the highly sought after lecture on Worry as part of the Hospital’s Public Lecture Series.

There is parking available on the grounds, though this is limited.

Thu 9 November 2017.  14:30 – 16:30

 

Saint John of God Hospital is holding a series of Cognitive Behaviour Workshops which will take place at Saint John of God Hospital, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.

The theme of this two hour workshop is Worry. It will be led by Senior Clinical Psychologist at Saint John of God Hospital, Dr. Keith Gaynor, and will focus on helping participants challenge their negative or anxious thoughts and reduce the behaviour that reinforces them. Dr. Gaynor, recently led the highly sought after lecture on Worry as part of the Hospital’s Public Lecture Series.

There is parking available on the grounds, though this is limited.

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8th May 2017: Exam Stress…fun for the whole family

AOIFE MCGETTIGAN
Occupational Therapist
Saint John of God Hospital

 

15th May 2017: Controlling anger before it controls you

GERALDINE CORR
Nurse Practice Development Manager
Saint John of God Hospital

 

22nd May 2017: Retirement and you

DEREK BELL
Chief Operating Officer
Retirement Planning Council of Ireland
Saint John of God Hospital

 

29th May 2017: Rest…your missing superpower

PETER CONNOLLY
Senior Occupational Therapist
Founder of Lifestyle Awareness
Saint John of God Hospital

 

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The MBSR is an 8 week training course in learning how to improve our resilience to stress & improve our wellbeing through Mindfulness

Starts Tuesday 7th February - Tuesday 28th March

18:00 to 20:30
Eight Tuesdays - 2.5 hour per class
The course also includes one full day of Mindfulness

Location: Saint John of God Hospital Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.
Price: €350
Full tuition, support and course material provided

Booking confirms place

For further information contact:
Anne O’Farrell on
01-277 1472 or
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free parking available

The MBSR is an 8 week training course in learning how to improve our resilience to stress & improve our wellbeing through Mindfulness

Starts Tuesday 5th September - Tuesday 24th October

18:00 to 20:30

Eight Tuesdays - 2.5 hour per class

The course also includes one full day of Mindfulness

Location: Saint John of God Hospital Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.

Price: €350

Full tuition, support and course material provided

Booking confirms place

For further information contact:

Anne O’Farrell on

01-277 1472 or

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free parking available

Download Poster Here

Dr Keith Gaynor, Senior Clinical Psychologist

Programme:  The Last Word with Matt Cooper, Today FM

Wednesday 14 December

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In 2015, almost 900,000 prescriptions were written for just two benzodiazepine drugs, with users becoming heavily dependent on them — often with painful results, says Helen O’Callaghan.    Irish Examiner – 21 July 2017

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Need for a National Conversation on Pornography - Fergal Rooney, Senior Counselling Psychologist joins Pat Kenny TV3 in studio - 2 November 2011

Pat Kenny is joined by psychiatrist Patricia Casey and psychologist Fergal Rooney to discuss the issues faced by porn stars and users of pornography, and the need for a national conversation on pornography.

 

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