This website uses cookies to allow us to see how the site is used. The cookies cannot identify you. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with this. If you want to use the sites without cookies or would like to know more, you can do that here

Home / Advice / Depression / MyMind Webinar: Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World

MyMind Webinar: Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World

By: Vincent Ryan

Updated: 04 October 2021

MyMind Webinar: Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World

To mark World Mental Health Day on October 10 2021, MyMind hosted a webinar entitled Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World on Thursday October 7 at 11am. 

To view a video recording of the webinar please visit MyMind's YouTube channel here.

This year’s theme for World Mental Health Day was 'Mental Health in an Unequal World', and there is no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the inequalities in the provision of mental health services in Ireland and around the world. The upside however, is that the Pandemic has really shone a light on the whole area of mental health in a way that is totally unprecedented.

With the help of Vincent Ryan, one of MyMind's therapists, we looked at some of the inequities surrounding mental health provision in Ireland, how much information do people have when they need it, do people know how to go about seeking support, is there still stigma attached to having poor mental health?

We looked at the current landscape of supports, and offered some useful suggestions on reaching out for help from the many supports which are available. 

There was a Q&A session at the end of the presentation. 

This was a free public event and took place on Zoom.


Anna Ibars Verdaguer Psychologist Location: Dublin 6

Approach: Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapy , Person-Centred Therapy , Other , Psychodynamic Therapy , Somatic Experiencing , Internal Family Systems

Works with: Individual Session

Specialities: Addiction , Anxiety , Bereavement / Loss , , Depression , Eating Disorder / Body Image , , , Personal Development , Stress

Next avaialble appointment: 19:00 26 January 2022

Caroline Cunningham Psychotherapist Location: Online

Approach: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) , Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapy , Person-Centred Therapy , Psychodynamic Therapy

Works with: Individual Session

Specialities: Relationship issues , Personal Development , Depression , Anxiety , Self-Esteem , Work Issues, Work/Life balance

Next avaialble appointment: 12:00 27 January 2022

Eva Alert Flo Psychotherapist Location: Online

Approach: Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapy , Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) , Person-Centred Therapy , Mindfulness , Solution-Focused Brief Therapy , Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)

Works with: Individual Session , Children & Adolescents

Specialities: Stress , Self-Esteem , Personal Development , Depression , Anxiety

Next avaialble appointment: 15:00 21 January 2022


Get The Support You Need
From One Of Our Counselors





Relationship Issues


Personality Disorder



Children and Adolescent



Chronic Illness

Communication Issues

Eating Disorder

Post natal depression



Panic Attack



Parental support