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Why it’s so important to foster different types of intelligence Aine argues that great minds do not think alike and we should encourage all types of intelligence

Why I’d rather make mistakes than live with regrets Picking the wrong college course or career path is not always a bad thing. You can learn from every experience you have.

Why men should be encouraged to express their emotions Have you ever heard the sayings "Boys don't cry" and "man up" and thought about how they impact people?

Why we need better mental health education in Ireland Adam talks about why the young people of Ireland deserve to be taught properly about mental health

Why Ireland’s drinking culture needs to change Looking at statistics from Ireland and abroad, Gillian talks about the drinking culture and how it impacts the next generation

Finding happiness while juggling all life throws at you Aine talks about what happiness means to her and how it has changed over the years

Why it’s important for Ireland to look at America’s gun statistics Looking at the gun violence statistics in America, Jodie thinks it important not to let the same thing happen in Ireland

How being called names can have a big impact on you Ally talks about why we should all be careful with the words we use around each other as you never know how they can impact someone

My Brexit survey: What do you know about Brexit & the impact on Ireland? Alannah talks about the findings from her survey on Brexit and the Irish border

What are the effects of climate change and what can you do to help Criodan talks about the effects of climate change and what you can do in your daily life to help make a difference

Jigsaw’s Youth Advisory Panel explains their involvement in Jigsaw Jigsaw provides support to young people with their mental health by working closely with communities across Ireland.

Jigsaw’s Youth Advisory Panel explains why no problem is too small Jigsaw provides support to young people with their mental health by working closely with communities across Ireland.