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More young men and male teenagers are coming forward for counseling at the Southwest Counseling Centre in Killarney.

Southwest Counseling Centre
That’s according to its Clinical Manager Edel Hobbert who was speaking ahead of World Mental Health Day this Saturday.
She says the demand to access the centre is increasing, last year they had 900 clients and to date this year they have seen 1700 people.
Ms Hobbert says this reflects a change in attitude towards mental health: