RTE Interview on Today with Sean O’Rourke

Dr. Kate Irving made an appearance on Today with Sean O’Rourke on Wednesday, 22nd January 2013.

Interview Description: 

It is estimated there are currently 43,000 people in this country living with dementia. For sufferers and for their families, the onset of Alzheimer’s can be a very difficult and traumatic time. But a new project aims to make their every day errands easier by up-skilling everyone from post office workers to newsagents to make them aware of how best to deal with a person who appears to be a state of confusion.

Dr Kate Irving, Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing at DCU joined Sean to provide some details on the initiative.

Please click here for a link to the interview.