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Dealing With Back To School Anxiety

Wed, 14 August 2019

Dealing With Back To School Anxiety

Starting primary school, or going back to school in general can leave children feeling anxious.

Remember those knots in your stomach and the fear that you'd have no one to talk to or sit with at lunch?

That's what a lot of our children will go through in the coming weeks, but for those children who are anxious, how do we help ease their concerns?

Dr Mary O'Kane, Lecturer in Psychology and Education joined us earlier with her advice.

Mary returned later in the show to answer your questions and queries.

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Ireland AM Christmas Short Story Competition

Ireland AM Christmas Short Story Competition

Fri, 15 November 2019

Are you an aspiring writer with a story to tell? Well the Ireland AM Christmas short story competition is back and this year Authors Paul Howard and Sheila O'Flanagan, alongside Editor of Irish Country Magazine, Klara Heron will be judging the completion.

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BeLonG To Youth Services

BeLonG To Youth Services

Tue, 12 November 2019

We are joined by Matt Kennedy, Policy and Research Officer of BeLonG To Youth Services and Ayrton Kelly

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Bullying Q and A

Bullying Q and A

Tue, 12 November 2019

Professor James O'Higgins Norman, Director of the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre (ABC) in DCU, joins us to answer viewers' questions on bullying

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Shooting The Darkness

Shooting The Darkness

Tue, 12 November 2019

Professional Photographer Crispin Rodwell joins us to chat about his new book 'Shooting in the Darkness' which contains photographs that he captured during The Troubles

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Ireland AM Christmas Short Story Competition

Ireland AM Christmas Short Story Competition

Mon, 11 November 2019

Are you an aspiring writer with a story to tell? Well the Ireland AM Christmas short story competition is back

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The 2 Johnnies

The 2 Johnnies

Mon, 11 November 2019

While most friends dream of working together for a living, rarely can, but for Johnny O'Brien and Johnny McMahon, creating the 2 Johnnies meant they could do the thing they loved - comedy, and all they while working side by side with their best pal.

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