There will be four talks on Monday evenings in January on ‘Mental Health Issues in the Community’.
The talks are on the topics of ‘What is Depression and what Treatments are Available? , Overcoming Suicidal Thoughts, Understanding and Coping with Addictions, and ‘Anxiety and Stress Management’.
Belfast Mental Health Talks -January 2018
Meetings are Mondays 8,15,22,29 January 7-30-9-30, at the Forth Spring Inter Community Group 373-375 Springfield Road, BT12 7DG.
On each evening there will be a presentation of the topic followed by questions and a tea interval.
After the tea interval there will be an optional brief reflection on the Spiritual issues associated with these mental health issues.
Dr Stephen Critchlow who has had many years’ experience as a consultant psychiatrist in Northern Ireland will lead the talks.
The talks are hosted jointly by Mr Ed Peterson (Clonard Monastery) and Rev. Colin Duncan (Methodist Church)
Father Michael Murtagh (previous rector of Clonard Monastery) comments in the introduction to Dr. Critchlow’s new book
Mindful of the Light-practical help and spiritual hope for Mental Health’
‘Dr. Critchlow has spoken on many occasions to groupings at Clonard Monastery , Belfast.
Those attending found his talks most interesting, easy to follow and practical to implement.
His combination of modern psychiatric study with a living spirituality was unique and inspiring’.
All are welcome to Belfast Mental Health Talks-January 2018