Laois Prisons Top Waiting Lists For Psychology Services In The Country

Its according to a report from the Irish penal reform trust.

The waiting list for psychology services at the Midlands prison is the highest in the country. 

185 inmates in total need the service - without which they won't be able to fulfill basic requirements for parole boards. 

Portlaoise prison comes in third on the list - 69 are waiting to see a psycologist there. 

In total - more than two in five of all those on the list are serving sentences in the two Laois prisons. 

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