The Recovery College is delighted to announce that we are providing eight new recovery-oriented courses throughout the Dublin North, Louth and Meath areas  During our Spring and Summer terms of 2017. These courses are open to anyone with an interest in mental health recovery.  For further details on the courses we offer click on the Headings below.

Please note all prospective students are invited to participate on one course per term (see below.) Numbers are limited and as we work to ensure there is a good balance of students participating with either personal or professional experience, we advise anyone interested to express their interest at your earliest convenience.

SPRING TERM 2017, February - April

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My Community, My Wellbeing


16th Feb - 6th April

Eight weekly sessions,

2-4.00 pm

Recovery College Room, Healthy Living Centre, DCU

Infected with Happiness


14th March - 4th April

Four weekly sessions

2-4.30 pm

Dept. of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Studies, Dundalk Institute of Technology.

Recovery: Learning Together


20th Feb – 3rd Apil

Seven Weekly session

2-4.30 pm

Recovery College Room, Healthy Living Centre, DCU

Understanding and Renegotiating Trauma in Our Lives.

Tuesday, Wednesday

21st & 22nd March

2 full day workshops


The Shaw Room, Nagle Rice Building, Marino Institute of Education.

SUMMER TERM 2017, May - June

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ACT THE MAGGOT Through Artistic Expression

Thursdays, May 4th - June 29th


Nine Weekly Sessions

2-4 pm

RESPOND Community Facility, Whitehall,

Dublin 9

Confidence For Life

Mondays, May 15th -

June 19th

Six weekly full day sessions


Recovery College Room, DCU, Dublin 9

'Get yourself Connected'

Through Drama

Wednesdays, 3rd May - 21st June 

Eight Weekly sessions

2-4 pm

LMETB, Alpha 2 Building, Abbey Road, Navan, Co. Meath.

'Out on a limb.' Skills for being on my own and making progress in life


9th May - 20th June

Six-Eight weekly sessions

2-4 pm

Dept. of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Studies, Dundalk Institute of Technology