Over 1,000 children waiting on assessment

MORE than 1,000 children in Donegal are awaiting assessments for Occupational therapy, Speech and Language therapy and Psychological Services Cllr Gerry McMonagle was told at lastweek’s Regional Health Forum. The recently appointed chair of the HSE Forum had tabled the question to find out how many children were waiting on these services and what the […]

Children prescribed anti-depressants over 1,000 times

CHILDREN in Donegal have been prescribed anti-depressants on more than 1,000 occasions over the past ten years, according to new figures. The numbers come to light amid a scandal that has engulfed the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). A major report was published in January and to date 240 families have received apologies […]

Beaus & Belles – help for your child’s wellbeing

Kevin and Joanne Gallinagh celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of Kids Yoga at a special function at Back Stage in Letterkenny. “A child who learns yoga, mindfulness & relaxation will be developing essential skills for a lifetime of health & wellness in mind, body & spirit” Advertisement WITH over 10 years’ experience in the teaching profession, […]