first_imgRELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads TAGSartchildrenlimericktherapyUHL Linkedin Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Print Advertisementcenter_img Previous articleLimerick 2030 plan requires designated directorNext articleAmerican short ‘Closet Space’ takes public pride of place for Tres Court 2016 Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. WhatsApp NewsArt in the ArkBy Bernie English – June 26, 2016 828 SICK children are being helped to draw on inner resources to get through tough times as a result of art therapy sessions in the Children’s Ark unit at University Hospital Limerick (UHL).The sessions are a new addition to the range of therapies and programmes to help children develop and to deal with being unwell. Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Children’s Ark has introduced a range of programmes to  break up the day and help children cope with illness through the mediums of art and music. These involve both qualified therapists and artists running more informal events.One of the more recent initiatives is the weekly art therapy sessions being run by art therapist Sheila Richardson, who has over more than 20 years experience of working with children and adolescents.“Art therapy is a form of therapy that uses art materials to gain insight and awareness to facilitate change and growth. It is perfect for young people as it provides a gentle and safe way for them to explore their feelings verbally and  non-verbally”, she explained.Music is also helping children cope with illness and to recover at the Children’s Ark and the wards have been filled with the sounds of Music Generation Limerick, whose Peter Hannigan and Emma Langford are now regular performers in the Ark. Email Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img read more

first_img Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – October 11, 2017 Twitter Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Brogan calls for action on Letterkenny Bus Shelter Facebook Homepage BannerNews Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twittercenter_img Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Previous articleFarmers urged to discuss slurry spreading issues with DepartmentNext articleDale Gorman on the mark for Northern Ireland News Highland WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Pinterest Donegal County Council is being urged to seek funding to provide proper a bus shelter in Letterkenny.Councillor Ciaran Brogan says thousands of people each day use the bus stop near the station roundabout but there isn’t proper seating, shelter or facilities for people with a disability.He says a new shelter is required in the short term while the council should look at a more suitable location in the long term………….Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ WhatsApp Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population growslast_img read more

first_imgCynthia Erivo in ‘The Color Purple'(Photo: Matthew Murphy) Some of Broadway’s best are lined up to show off their talents during CBS’ Thanksgiving Day Parade coverage. The broadcast will feature performances from the Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple, School of Rock and On Your Feet!, as well as portions of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.CBS’ coverage on November 24 will also feature performances by Grammy winners Sting and Miranda Lambert. Kevin Frazier and Keltie Knight are set to host.Meanwhile, NBC will showcase parade performances from the casts of Holiday Inn, Cats and Hairspray Live!. Additional performances will be announced later. View Commentslast_img read more