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Michael Quinn chats to Alan O’Mara on episode 8 of the “Real Talks” podcast

Listen to how the 27 year old Longford man transitioned from the GAA to the Australian Football League (AFL) at the young age of 18 and how this developed him as a person both on and off the pitch.

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Learning to accept myself

Cheyenne writes about embracing her differences and accepting herself

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Real Stories: Moving out from home was far from bliss

Sophie moved in with her boyfriend but it was tough mentally and financially

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I was surrounded by my friends yet I felt so alone.

Jack opens up about a really tough year in his life.

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An Irish perspective from abroad

A recent college graduate, Aoife has emigrated to Canada.

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What happens when the therapist cancels?

What do you do when your support service just isn't available when you need it?

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"No matter the situation, just please talk to someone"

Danielle spoke to a friend when things became too much

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Talking about mental health is hard but worth it

Jack opened up about his mental health struggles and immediately felt better

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My experience of psychiatric care

Georgina shares her story to help reduce some of the stigma around psychiatric care

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