Students are proven to be a particularly vulnerable population in relation to mental health concerns. The below articles stresses the limitations Irish third levels institutions have in relation to supporting students in distress with counselling.
Please make contact here if the above issues affect you, talktherapy.ie provides affordable & accessible counselling options without waiting list limitations.
An article from the Irish Independent a few years ago highlighting the bias toward medication when tackling mental health concerns.
Unfortunately, it also points out that while talk therapy can be a potent alternative, accessibility and long waiting lists provide an obstacle for clients.
Please contact us here if access to psychotherapy services is proving difficult.
A useful article highlighting some of the options available for those looking for free or low cost counselling/therapy support in Ireland.
For more information feel free to contact us and make use of the free information service from talktherapy.ie