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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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    April 9, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup April 1-7, 2019

    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: We Need to Change How We Talk About Suicide – OUTApril 4, 2019This article, written by ...

    April 1, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup Mar 25 – 31, 2019

    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: Media contagion of suicide is real. Here’s how to fix it. – SalonMarch 30, 2019This article ...

    March 25, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup Mar 18 – 24, 2019

    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: CSP and CMHA Edmonton to host the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Conference – Centre for ...

    March 25, 2019

    CSP and CMHA Edmonton to host the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Conference

    We’re pleased to announce that we will be co-hosting the 30th annual Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention conference with the Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton. The conference will be held on October 16 – 18, 2019 in Edmonton, Alberta. ...

    March 18, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup March 11 – 17, 2019

    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: Calgary Herald Christmas Fund 2018 campaign raises close to $750,000 – Calgary Herald March 15, ...

    March 18, 2019

    Thank you to the Calgary Herald Christmas Fund

    The Centre for Suicide Prevention was honoured by the Calgary Herald this year by being one of the twelve non-profit organizations chosen as a recipient of their 2018 Christmas Fund. This year, the fund totaled $746,465 with an additional $15,516 ...

    March 11, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup Mar 4 – 10, 2019

    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: Officer down – CBCMarch 10, 2019This is an investigative piece by the CBC accompanying a Fifth ...

    March 4, 2019

    Weekly News Roundup Feb 24 – Mar 3, 2019

    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 many people are affected by one suicide? – Centre for Suicide PreventionFebruary 28, 2019It has ...

    February 28, 2019

    How many people are affected by one suicide?

    For decades researchers asserted that six people are greatly affected by each suicide death. This statistic can be traced back to the pioneering suicidologist Edwin Shneidman. In the early 1970s, he based this figure on the average size of an ...

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