PleaseTalk Forum 2013

The annual PleaseTalk Forum takes place tomorrow, Friday, 14 June 2013. This year’s theme is ‘PleaseTalk: you, me and our mental health’.

Running order

Derek Chambers from will be MC-ing for the day, with Brian Gormely from DIT welcoming everyone at the start of the day.
Gerry Raleigh, Director of NOSP, will be speaking at 11 am about the campaign. Aimee O’Callaghan DITSU and Denise McCarthy from Unions of Students in Ireland will follow Gerry to talk about “Your PleaseTalk”.

Hearing from you

Eight breakout sessions will aim to get feedback from those attending, on a number of elements, from how to encourage engagement on campuses to what your ideal could be.
After lunch a panel discussion will cover the opportunities and challenges in promoting mental health at third level education.


We’re delighted to be hosting the event at DIT Kevin Street, Dublin 8 from 10.00 – 16.00 with lunch provided. All welcome.