March 2010 Archives (IPRT in the News)

8th March 2010

Irish Examiner: System "unable to deal with prisoners with mental illness."

In today's 'Irish Examiner', Cormac O'Keeffe reports on a woman's struggle to secure appropriate treatment for her brother who has severe mental health issues, citing a failure of both the health system and the prison system. Read more

9th March 2010

4FM: Mental health provision for prisoners

IPRT's Agnieszka Martynowicz spoke to David Harvey on 4FM about the provision of mental health care in Irish prisons. Read more

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