Saturday November 28, 2020

Olive Group brings mental health course to digital channels

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

11th October, 2020
Dr Derek Smyth, psychotherapist, and Brendan Kavanagh, chief executive of Olive Group

Olive Group, an educational technology company based in Dublin, has collaborated with Dr Derek Smyth, a psychotherapist, to bring his Being There mental health course to digital channels.

Smyth has developed the course, which was initially given to medical professionals, over 30 years. It provides lay and medical staff with a mental health first aid kit to deal with those close to them experiencing problems.

“A lot of people in the frontline may not realise the...

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