Recruitment is now taking place for the EU INTERREG VA funded “Storyteller Creative Recovery Programmes” with Verbal across the CAWT regions.
Each free programme runs for 6 weeks and is suitable for adults looking to make a positive change in their mental wellbeing.
Contact our Health Promotion Officer on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to enrol.
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During the Covid-19 lockdown the Innovation Recovery Team developed an online programme of 45 courses to ensure that access to mental health and wellbeing training continued despite the restrictions.
Mental Health Awareness Week 13-19 May 2019
‘Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World’ – A Cross Border Conference
The aim of the conference was to embrace the theme of ‘Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World.’ This conference was in collaboration with Co-operation and Working Together (CAWT) cross border health and social care partnership ‘EU INTERREG iRecovery Innovation Recovery Project’ and Ulster University.
iRecovery Project Training Courses
Community Engagement Events
iRecovery Project Launch Day – 8th March 2018
Pictured at the launch of the EU funded €7.6 million cross border Innovation Recovery project which will see three cross border recovery college networks set-up to support people with mental health difficulties.
Back row (left to right) Bernie McCrory, Chief Officer, CAWT; John Meehan, Assistant National Director, Head of National Office for Suicide Prevention, HSE; Damien McCallion, National Director Emergency Management & Director General of CAWT and Edel O’Doherty, Deputy Chief Officer, CAWT.
Seated (front row / left to right): Jim Daly TD, Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Dept of Health Ireland; Brenda Hegarty, Programme Manager, Special EU Programmes Body and Michael McBride, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health Northern Ireland.
Standing (Back row/ l to r): Barney McNeany, Co-Director of Mental Health, BHSCT; Adrian Corrigan, Assistant Director of Mental Health, SHSCT; Briege McClean, Peer Trainer, WHSCT; Martin Daly, Service User lead, BHSCT and Trevor Millar, Director of Mental Health, WHSCT .
Seated (front row/ l to r): Briege Quinn, Mental Health Nurse Consultant, PHA; Dr Michael McBride, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health Northern Ireland and Soo Hun, Programme Manager, PHA.
Pictured (left to right): Mary Leonardo, Recovery Collgee Co-ordinator (South), CAWT Innovation Recovery Project; Edel O’Doherty, Deputy Chief Officer, CAWT; Brenda Toal, Project Manager, CAWT Innovation Recovery Project and Lisa McCrystall, Recovery Collgee Co-ordinator (West), CAWT Innovation Recovery Project.
Standing (Back row/ l to r): John McCormack, Network Manager, Scottish Recovery Network; Adrian Corrigan, Assistant Director of Mental Health, SHSCT; Edel O’Doherty, Deputy Chief Officer, CAWT; Padraig O’Beirne, Area Director of Nursing, HSE and John Mullan, Service Improvement Manager, WHSCT.
Seated (front row / l to r): Ger McCormack, Business Manager, HSE; Briege Quinn, Mental Health Nurse Consultant, PHA and John Meehan, Assistant National Director, Head of National Office for Suicide, HSE.