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Tackle Your Feelings Leinster Panel Discussion
Wed 12 October 2016, 18:30 – 20:30 IST
The Irish Rugby Union Players’ Association (IRUPA) in partnership with Zurich are delighted to host the fourth public panel discussion of the Tackle Your Feelings mental wellbeing campaign. The event will take place in Lansdowne Rugby Club, Dublin 4 on October 12th from 6.30pm – 8.30pm.
The panel will feature Ireland and Leinster Prop and Tackle Your Feelings Ambassador, Jack McGrath, who recently came forward to tell his own personal story about the impact of his brother's death by suicide and Irish Women's Sevens and Fifteens rugby player, Hannah Tyrrell, who speaks candidly about her struggle with self-harm and bulimia. Former Ireland and Leinster Flanker Shane Jennings will also feature on the panel, discussing the mental and emotional challneges of retiring from professional rugby.
The Ambassadors will be joined on the panel by Munster and Ireland rugby legend, Marcus Horan, who will MC the event. Dr Eddie Murphy, Clinical Psychologist and Tackle Your Feelings advisor will add to the discussion by providing practical advice as to how attendees can proactively manage their mental wellbeing.
The ticketed event is free of charge but places are limited so early booking is advised.
To find out more about the Tackle Your Feelings campaign visit www.tackleyourfeelings.com