Awareness talk to support young people’s mental health

South Tipperary Sports Partnership in conjunction with South Tipperary Youth Mental Health Sub Group is hosting an awareness talk on ‘Supporting Young People’s Mental Health’ on Monday May 13 at LIT Tipperary – Clonmel Campus at 7pm.

South Tipperary Sports Partnership in conjunction with South Tipperary Youth Mental Health Sub Group is hosting an awareness talk on ‘Supporting Young People’s Mental Health’ on Monday May 13 at LIT Tipperary – Clonmel Campus at 7pm.

The talk will be delivered by Headstrong – the national centre for Youth Mental Health, a non-profit organisation supporting young people’s mental health in Ireland. This talk will describe ways to promote positive mental health in young people and is of particular benefit to sports coaches and volunteers of sports clubs.

The talk aims to ensure participants:

have an understanding of the key issues impacting on the mental health and well-being of young people; are familiar with the building blocks of mental health; are aware of the 5 a day for promoting positive mental health in 12-25 year olds; understand the value of listening as a way of supporting young people.

The event carries no cost but registration is necessary as capacity is limited. All are welcome.

Call the South Tipperary Sports Partnership on 062 64783 for further details and to pick up a registration form.