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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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    May 23, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup May 15 – 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: Netflix’s new release 13 Reasons Why, which follows the story of a girl who died by suicide ...

    May 23, 2017

    The workplace and suicide prevention

    Our latest toolkit is a collection of facts, figures, and best preventative practices regarding suicide in the workplace. When a colleague dies by suicide the emotional and financial costs are enormous not only to family members, but to co-workers and ...

    May 15, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup – May 8 – 14, 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: Schools in Alabama warn parents about Blue Whale ‘suicide game’ app – Computerworld May 10, 2017 ...

    May 8, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup – May 1 – 7, 2017

    Despite funding boost, advocates say Canada has a mental health crisis  – NowToronto May 5, 2017 Frank Van Nie, a member of the board of the Canadian Mental Health Association(CMHA), has organized the March for Mental Health for May 6, calling on all levels of ...

    May 4, 2017

    Why we ride

    This article originally appeared on the CMHA Calgary Balance Blog.  The staff of Centre for Suicide Prevention participate as a team in Ride Don’t Hide because people who are suicidal do not want to die: they want the pain of ...

    May 1, 2017

    Mental Health Week 2017

    It’s CMHA Mental Health Week 2017, and this year we’ll be focusing on busting some myths around suicide. Myths are dangerous because they create stigma and can spread dangerous misinformation about any topic, but especially suicide. Our mission for #MHWeek17 ...

    April 28, 2017

    13 Reasons Why Novel Study

    13 Reasons Why is a novel based on the story of a teen girl who dies by suicide after being bullied at school. The novel was released by Penguin Random-House Canada 10 years ago, and re-released this past January. It ...

    April 24, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup April 18 – 24, 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: ’13 Reasons Why’ sparks concerns among mental health advocates: ‘Suicide is not glamorous’ – Global Apr. ...

    April 19, 2017

    Statement re: Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why series

    This is a statement regarding the recent Netflix release, 13 Reasons Why, which follows the story of a young girl who dies by suicide. The Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) is concerned that the Netflix adaptation of Jay Asher’s 13 ...

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