Presentations from Meeting on 18th May 2018

Presentations from AGM of the 24th November

Some presentations from our AGM of the 24th November in The Silver Tassie Hotel in Letterkenny Co Donegal.Wrap and Mindfulness Presentation Silver Tassie 24th Nov 17


The Assisted Decision Making - Tom McBride - 24th November 2017

Souvanaid Presentation MK 2017 Donegal -Nov 24th 2017

Mary Manning - National Dementia Strategy- Nov 24th 2017

Overview MHSOP bY Mags Kerlin Nov 24th 2017

Depression in Older People by Dr C J Haley Consultant Psychiatrist Nov 24th 2017

Meeting - May 19th - Dr Steeven’s Hospital, Dublin

Grace Kelly Chairperson of the group presenting Michael Shasby, founder member with a memento of his time in the group - Michael retires later this year

See the PSYCHIATRY OF OLD AGE SERVICES 2017 Presentation by Michael Shasby, Director of Nursing, Dublin North City Psychaitry of Old Age service (PDF)


Presentations and photos meeting on May 20th

Michael Shasby, Director of Nursing, Psychiatry of Old Age Dept, Dublin North City presenting flowers to Grace Kelly from Donegal Mental Health services for Older People who was recently registered  as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Dementia Care.

From left Elaine Carey, Secretary to the group, Fiona Ryan, Treasurer/Registrar to the group, Dr Margo Wrigley, National Clinical Adviser and Clinical Programmes Group Lead, Mental Health Services, HSE, Grace Kelly, Chairperson to the group, Anna Boland, Secretary to the group, Michael Shasby, Director of Nursing and group member.


Meeting Clonmel June 2014. Nutrition and Aging

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Meeting Clonmel June 2014. Dr Crowe presentation

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Meeting Clonmel June 2014. Continuing Professional Development by John Hughes

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Noel Mulvihill, HSE. Presentation AGM 22nd Nov 2013

OVERVIEW OF OLDER PERSONS (SOCIAL CARE) - Please click here to view....

Noel Mulvihill , Assistant National Director , Services for Older Persons, Social Care, Health Service Executive


22nd November 2013

IPOANED Presentation May 2013

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