Thursday 29 September 2016

Rose Elysha wants young people 'to focus on their good points'

Published 02/06/2016 | 02:30

Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan and Ray D'Arcy at the launch of her social media campaign, #insideandout Photo: Domnick Walsh
Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan and Ray D'Arcy at the launch of her social media campaign, #insideandout Photo: Domnick Walsh

Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan is hoping to encourage teens to feel better about themselves, in a bid to reduce self-harm.

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Trravelling around the country she noticed "a recurring theme, especially amongst secondary pupils, that when we would be taking a photo there would be a universal grumble amongst the pupils of 'I'm going to look awful in this, I hate photos, and I look a mess today'," she said. She has started a social media campaign to get people talking about their good points - search hashtag #insideandout.

Irish Independent

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