Archives for December 2018

Presenting issues: Sleep difficulties

Presenting issues: Sleep difficulties

December 30th 2018

“Sleep is the single most effective thing we can do to reset our brain and body health each day...

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Presenting Issues: Family Problems

Presenting Issues: Family Problems

December 30th 2018

Family problems have continuously been among the top reasons that young people seek support from Jigsaw. Ecological Systems Theory Jigsaw...

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Presenting issues: Anger

Presenting issues: Anger

December 30th 2018

At Jigsaw, anger is a top issue reported by young people who come to us for support. Anger is the...

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Presenting Issues: Self-Criticism

Presenting Issues: Self-Criticism

December 30th 2018

In Jigsaw, self-criticism is a prominent issue for those in their late teens and early twenties. It is...

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Presenting Issues: Low Self-Esteem

Presenting Issues: Low Self-Esteem

December 30th 2018

In the 1960s, the sociologist Morris Rosenberg used the term self-esteem to describe a person’s overall...

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Presenting issues: Parental Relationships

Presenting issues: Parental Relationships

December 30th 2018

Of the young people who come to Jigsaw for support, around 1 in 8 of them are having relationship difficulties with parents....

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Presenting Issues: Isolation and Loneliness

Presenting Issues: Isolation and Loneliness

December 30th 2018

Isolation and withdrawal from others is one of the top issues young people describe when they come to Jigsaw to...

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Presenting issues: Stress

Presenting issues: Stress

December 30th 2018

Jigsaw data shows that young people in Ireland are experiencing a considerable amount of stress; it...

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Thank You 2018

Thank You 2018

December 20th 2018

It has been an amazing year.  We are overwhelmed by the groundswell of support from communities, pioneers and downright...

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