How and why does arthritis affect people’s mental health? Is there a connection between physical pain and emotional wellbeing? What are some positive steps that people with arthritis can undertake to mind their mental health? These are some of the issues discussed by Dr Jennifer Wilson-O’Raghallaigh in this conversation with Gráinne O’Leary as part of National Arthritis Week 2021.

Dr Wilson-O'Raghallaigh is principal clinical psychologist at Beaumont Hospital; Gráinne O’Leary is chief executive of Arthritis Ireland.

Supported by Novartis.