Irish Student Health Association News

Free "Life Skills Online" programme (Aware) opens for registration Monday, 10th August, 2020 at 4pm.

The next free Aware "Life Skills Online" programme opens for registration on Monday, 10th August at 4pm. The Life Skills Online programme is comprised of eight modules. Based on the principles of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), the Life Skills programmes are designed to help participants learn more about how we think and how this can influence our actions in helpful or unhelpful ways. The programme was developed by Trinity College Dublin and SilverCloud Health. » read more

 

"The Naked Truth" (Webinar series) Monday, August 10th , 2020, 7:00 PM IST

Join the Sexual Health Centre and UCC Feminist Society for "The Naked Truth" webinar series. Over the next few weeks, the Sexual Health Centre's Outreach Worker, Susan Walsh will be discussing healthy relationships, consent, safe sex, cyber sex, LGBTI+ sex ed., and everything in between. » read more

 

The Sexual Health Centre free online workshops

The Sexual Health Centre is running free online workshops on; Healthy relationships; Consent; Sexting; Online safety. For more information or to book a free workshop email: education@sexualhealthcentre.com » read more

 

Implementation Guidelines for Public Health Measures in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). Press Release. August 5th, 2020

August 5th, 2020. Higher Education Institutions in Ireland have unanimously welcomed the publication of the Implementation Guidelines for Public Health Measures in HEIs by Minister Simon Harris today. The Guidelines include a range of context-specific measures for Higher Education Institutions that have been drawn up by senior public health experts within the sector and endorsed by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre of the Health Service Executive. » read more

 

COVID-19: A One Health Challenge. "Centre for One Health Spotlight Series" virtual seminar. Mon, 27 July 2020 14:30 – 16:00

Join the "Centre for One Health Spotlight Series" virtual seminar to learn more about how COVID-19 is a One Health challenge. Date and Time: Mon, 27 July 2020 14:30 – 16:00 IST Online Event. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/centre-for-one-health-spotlight-series-covid-19-a-one-health-challenge-tickets-113118115328 » read more

 

Mental Health Reform Webinar Thursday July 16th 12.00- 13.00

Mental Health Reform are delivering a webinar on Thursday July 16th from 12.00- 13.00 hrs to discuss the impact that the current crisis is having on mental health and mental health services and supports within Ireland. » read more

 

ICGP are hosting a Chronic Disease Management Webinar on Wednesday 15th July commencing at 8pm

ICGP are hosting a Chronic Disease Management Webinar this Wednesday 15th July commencing at 8pm. You must be pre-registered for the webinar. Registration will close at 12:30pm the day of broadcast. » read more

 

Irish Student Health Association Nurse accredited as an IUHPE Registered Health Promotion Practitioner

Theresa Lowry Lehnen, Clinical Nurse Specialist & Associate Lecturer at Institute of Technology Carlow has met the rigorously applied competency and professional practice criteria for accreditation of her work in health promotion with the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE). Theresa is one of 40 Health Promotion Practitioners in Ireland (AHPI) with the professional title 'IUHPE Registered Health Promotion Practitioner' and included on the IUHPE NAO and Global Register. » read more

 

Coronavirus Support App UK launched for Apple and Android devices

'Coronavirus Support App UK launched for Apple and Android devices' image A new free-to-download app to help people in the UK navigate the coronavirus pandemic has been launched for Apple and Android devices. The Coronavirus Support App (UK) has been created by Expert Self Care, alongside an interdisciplinary team of volunteers and nine partner organisations. » read more

 

La Roche-Posay and CeraVe brands MS Team's meetings and virtual online educational meetings

La Roche-Posay and CeraVe brands are strongly aligned with healthcare professionals in delivering dermatological products with proven efficacy across a broad range of skin conditions. MS Teams's virtual meetings can be arranged to update on new developments across the range of products. La Roche-Posay and CeraVe brands are hosting virtual online educational meetings that you can join and you will also receive a certificate to validate your continued education with them. » read more