Mark Smyth is the 50th President of the Psychological Society of Ireland. He is also a Chartered Senior Clinical Psychologist with a Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service. Mark has spent 17 years specializing in working with young people with mental health difficulties, young people in the care of the state and juvenile detention centres. He has a deep interest in anxiety, suicide and the psychology of social media, politics & policing.
Mark is a member of the PSI Communications and Events group and is a frequent contributor in the media on mental health and psychology matters. He is an advisor to SpunOut.ie, the ISPCC and Rugby Players Ireland Tackle Your Feelings Campaign. You can find out more about Mark’s work at his blog: https://wanderingmindofapsychologist.com/blog-feed/ or you’ll find him most often on twitter @psychpolis.
Day 1: July 16 @ 9:30 to 10:15 am