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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.

    FAQ

    Frequently asked questions about suicide.

    Statistics

    National, provincial, and territorial suicide statistics.

    Article

    Resources covering special topics relating to suicide.

    Webinar

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

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    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 ...

    April 18, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup April 10 – 17, 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: Alberta suicide rate dropped dramatically in 2016 – CBC Apr. 10, 2017 CSP’s Librarian & ...

    April 10, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup – Apr. 3-9, 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: Suicide prevention involves all of us, together – Canadian Journal of Psychiatry (CJP) Apr. 5, ...

    April 6, 2017

    What’s New in the Library, Spring 2017

    Books Explaining suicide: Patterns, motivations and what notes reveal by Cheryl Meyer, Taronish Irani, Katherine Hermes & Betty Yung. Academic Press. (2017). 262 p. Suicide is a complex phenomenon. Suicide notes are invaluable as qualitative data for researchers to examine ...

    April 5, 2017

    Suicide prevention involves all of us, together.

    This article was originally published in the Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, Volume 26, Issue 4, April 2017 A letter to the editor of Canadian Journal of Psychiatry in response to Dr. Kutcher et al’s Perspectives opinion column, School- and Community-Based ...

    April 5, 2017

    2nd Annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament

    The 2nd Annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament is coming up on June 9, 2017! We are honoured to be chosen once again as the recipient organization for this fundraiser. Last year over $12,000 was raised for our organization! When: ...

    April 4, 2017

    Welcome to our Learning Centre

    We’re excited to announce that today we will be hosting our first suicide intervention workshop in our new Learning Centre! Thank you to the Kahanoff Centre for funding the renovations that made this Centre possible.

    April 3, 2017

    Weekly News Roundup – Mar. 27 – Apr. 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: More than 9 million Americans consider suicide every year. I’m one of them – Vox Mar. ...

    March 31, 2017

    Thank you to the City of Calgary

    Thanks to the City of Calgary’s Emergency Resiliency Fund (ERF) the Centre for Suicide Prevention was able to subsidize workshop prices between July 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017. With the ERF, we were able to subsidize the cost of ...

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