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    Centre for Suicide Prevention

    Suicide prevention is everyone's business

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    Equip yourself to respond to a person at risk of suicide.

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    Frequently asked questions about suicide.

    Statistics

    National, provincial, and territorial suicide statistics.

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    Resources covering special topics relating to suicide.

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    20 minute webinars specifically designed for teachers to learn about suicide prevention in schools.

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    January 23, 2017

    #MakeSomeNoise

    Today we were happy to participate in the Mental Health DJ Spin at SAIT Polytechnic as part of the SAIT Trojan’s and Alberta College’s Athletic Conference‘s #MakeSomeNoise for Mental Health campaign, which seeks to bring awareness to mental health on ...

    January 23, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup Jan. 16 – 22, 2017

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured: This past Monday, “Blue Monday”, Mara Grunau, Executive Director at the Centre for Suicide Prevention, ...

    January 18, 2017

    Penguin-Random House Collaboration

    The Centre for Suicide Prevention, together with Penguin-Random House and Razorbill, have developed informational bookmarks to go inside bestselling young adult novel Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher. The novel deals with the Thirteen Reasons Why Hannah, a high school student, ...

    January 16, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup Jan. 9 – 15, 2017

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured: Blue Monday is a Myth – Centre for Suicide Prevention Jan. 12, 2017 The third ...

    January 12, 2017

    Blue Monday is a Myth

    The third Monday in January, this year, January 16, is often called “Blue Monday,” as it is thought to be the most depressing day of the year –but this simply isn’t true. “Blue Monday” is purported to be the day ...

    January 10, 2017

    PEO Calgary Presentation

    Yesterday evening Executive Director Mara Grunau spoke to the Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) of Calgary. Grunau talked about the prevalence of suicide, the importance of having thoughtful, open discussion about suicide, and how to ask directly if you believe someone you ...

    January 9, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup Jan. 3 – 8, 2017

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Why doctors are leery about seeking mental health care for themselves – Washington Post Jan. 7, ...

    January 6, 2017

    Fragments Multi-Arts Gala

    Last night we were honoured to be the recipient organization for the Fragments Multi-Arts Gala, held in memory of Chris Tenz. This was an amazing event featuring several local Calgary artists who spoke about their connection to Tenz, and shared ...

    January 3, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup – Dec. 19, 2016 – Jan. 2, 2017

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured: Experts not surprised by suicide stats – Regina Leader-Post Dec. 19, 2016 CSP Trainer Donna ...

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