Database of UK counsellors, with information on training, experience and fees.
Durham Information Guide
Engineering Employers Federation
Under 'publications', free-to-download PDF copy of the EEF's acclaimed "Managing Stress at Work" Guide. This 16 page guide covers the business and legal cases for stress management; a managers guide on how to recognise stress; a checklist of the key stress factors at work and five steps to stress risk assessment.
Stress is a factor in everybody’s life but Deaf people more commonly experience depression and anxiety and other inevitable stress associated with being Deaf in a world geared towards the needs of hearing people.
Grow Community Mental Health
GROW in Ireland is a worldwide community mental health movement with over 140 groups throughout Ireland. GROW holds weekly meetings which emphasise a mutual self-help approach to mental health and the development of personal resources using a twelve-step programme of growth to maturity in avoiding and recovering from mental breakdown. GROW in Ireland is anonymous, confidential and free. Meeting are held regularly and can be found open country wide.
Tel (ROI): 1890 474 474
Web site www.grow.ie
Hands On Scotland
HandsOnScotland is an online resource for anybody working with or caring for children and young people. The website provides practical information and techniques on how to respond helpfully to children and young people's troubling behaviour and offers advice and activities on how to help them flourish.
Independent, non-profit organisation working with communities in Ireland to ensure that young people aged 12 to 25 are better supported to achieve mental health and wellbeing. Objectives: to co-ordinate and integrate existing services and support systems and ensure that they work for young people; to improve mental health outcomes for the young; to build greater community awareness regarding the needs and challenges facing young people. Contact Information:
Tel. No: (01) 660 7343,
9:00am – 5:15pm, Monday to Friday
Web Site: www.headstrong.ie
Health And Safety Authority
(Note: Irish equalivant to HSE) Advice for Work Related Stress Contact Information:
Contact Person: Patricia Murray
Tel. No.: (01) 614 7000,
Web Site: www.hsa.ie
Health & Safety Executive
The Health and Safety Commission is responsible for health and safety regulation in Great Britain. The Health and Safety Executive and local government are the enforcing authorities who work in support of the Commission.
Tel: 020 7224 1539
Health on the Net Foundation
A Swiss based site with not a lot of content but worth keeping an eye on. Designed for health professionals.
The purpose of the site is ultimately to provide the UK with a huge hypnotherapy support network.
The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health [IOSH]
Europe's leading body for health and safety professionals
Tel: 0116 257 3100