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Nick Duffell – Trauma, Abandonment and Privilege – interview
Canadian former boarder Kenneth Irving opens up about his battle with depression and the path to wellness
Boarding School Syndrome: The Psychological Trauma of the ‘Privileged’ Child by Joy Schaverien, reviewed by Simon Partridge
Online therapy ‘gave me a way to cope’
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Former boarder sues boarding school following sex probe
Denial won’t save Irish boarding school from closure.
Irish boarding school to close due to fall in numbers
Inside Ireland’s boarding school for seven-year-olds
Notorious paedophile Brian Joseph Spillane sentenced for 16 child sex offences
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