Together we can change the landscape

Breathe is a programme developed to raise awareness around positive mental health for young people. This programme is designed for students, teachers and parents. It will question our assumption about suicide prevention and teach communication, listening and coping skills to help create a closer community.

The foundation of the Breathe Programme is creative drama, an approach specifically developed for educational and awareness raising purposes. The programme specifically addresses elements in the “The Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention (issued by the Department of Education and Skills) through creating a creative learning environment.