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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.

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    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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    June 20, 2018

    2017-2018 Annual Report: In Tandem with Centre for Suicide Prevention

    We’ve been driving the suicide prevention agenda in Alberta and for the last two decades. We’re seeing more momentum in suicide prevention now than ever before. Not only are the social service and health sectors doing this important work, governments ...

    June 18, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup June 11 – 17, 2018

    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: Celebrity suicide deaths – preventing contagion – Centre for Suicide Prevention, a branch of the ...

    June 12, 2018

    Celebrity suicide deaths – preventing “contagion”

    By the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Centre for Suicide Prevention In our culture, we are mostly silent about suicide. But when celebrities die by suicide – as Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain did last week, the issue becomes front-page news. ...

    June 11, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup June 4 – 10, 2018

    Hello Friends, 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: Seeing the signs: Understanding and preventing suicide – Global June 10, 2018 Mara ...

    June 11, 2018

    The purple purse

    By Mara Grunau, Executive Director, Centre for Suicide Prevention This piece was originally published in the June 9, 2018 edition of the Calgary Herald. I love my Kate Spade purse. The cheery purple splash-of-colour draws attention from random people wherever ...

    June 4, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup May 28 – June 3, 2018

    Hello Friends, 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: ‘If I take my life’: Veteran’s suicide over weekend revives calls for ‘epidemic’ to ...

    May 28, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup May 22 – 27, 2018

    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: Can a federal bill on suicide prevention save lives in Canada? – CBC  May 22, ...

    May 22, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup May 14-22, 2018

    Hello Friends, 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: Suicide rates for black children twice that of white children, new data show – ...

    May 14, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup May 7-13, 2018

    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: How to maintain mental health – Centre for Suicide Prevention Last week was CMHA’s Mental ...

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