Workshop on “The Role of Mental Health in Public Policy”


The Behavioural Science and Policy Group is hosting a virtual policy workshop on The Role of Mental Health in Public Policy March 3 2021, 2pm to 5pm   The rapid rise in mental health issues in Ireland due to Covid-19 necessitates a deeper understanding of how mental health intersects with policy design and implementation. The event will bring together academics and practitioners to discuss :  the implications of growing mental health issues on policy design in the areas of labour market, financial, education and health policies  the impact of public policy design itself on the mental health of individuals  the role of behavioural science in public policy to address inequalities that [...]