Category Archives: Mental Health

Supporting Sports People in Crisis Podcast Interview with Sally Spencer-Thomas

Supporting sports people in crisis is a key topic discussed in this wide ranging interview between our Director Seán McCarthy and Sally Spencer-Thomas. The interview touches on a range of issues from Gatekeeper training to personal experience of suicide and its impact on those who are bereaved. To listen just follow the link here blogtalkradio.com/hopeilluminated. […]

Warning sign recognition training for violence towards others, suicide and murder suicide

McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy are delighted along with our partners QPR Institute Washington to bring to you a free short on-line mini training course titled ” Warning sign recognition training: Violence towards others, Suicide and Murder Suicide. To take this short free course, click on the following link,             […]

Traumatic Bereavement and Loss Training

McCarthy O’Connor Training and Consultancy provide Traumatic Bereavement and Loss Training. As experienced clinicians and trainers in this area we have long known that this type of training is essential. Research recently published in the Journal ‘Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior’ tells us that instead of the previously understood figure of 6 people impacted by […]