November 21, 2011

Photo: CSP attends Survivors of Suicide Day 2011 CSP was very honoured to attend and support Survivors of Suicide Day! SOS Day took place at the Calgary Zoo November 19, 2011. There was a memorial walk to start the day off, and the rest of the day consisted of suicide survivors speaking about their experiences. […]

November 16, 2011

New Resource: Cyberbullying Special FeatureIn recognition of Bullying Awareness Week (Nov. 13-19), the Centre for Suicide Prevention is releasing a special feature of information specific to Cyberbullying In this well-researched feature we’ve defined cyberbullying, compiled statistics, examined the vehicles used for cyberbullying, listed suggestions for solutions and provided online resources.Click here to view the Cyberbullying Special […]

November 14, 2011

CSP attends Survivor of Suicide Day CSP will have a display and resource booth at the Annual Survivors of Suicide (SOS) Day this Saturday, November 19.  Come visit us at the Calgary Zoo’s Safari Lodge from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., where CSP staff will be happy to answer any questions you might have about […]

November 4, 2011

CSP Presenting at Aboriginal Health Forum, Feb. 2012 CSP’s Curriculum Developer Suzanne McLeod will be presenting a case study session at the 7th annual Aboriginal Health Forum. The forum will be taking place February 27 – 28, 2012 at the Telus Convention Centre in Calgary, Alberta. The case study will be focusing on our River […]

November 2, 2011

NEW Resource now available: New Books and Recommended Reading CSP is very excited to announce a brand new resource available on our website! Found under our Library> Resources section, New Books and Recommended Reading is compiled by our librarian. He lists new books and a brief description/review, along with a recommendation for the appropriate audience. […]

November 1, 2011

4th Annual Honouring Life Conference held by AHS This past week, the 4th Annual Honouring Life: Aboriginal Youth and Communities Empowerment Strategy (AYCES) conference was held for two days, Oct. 25-26.  AYCES was launched in 2005 with the aim to help Alberta’s Aboriginal communities promote suicide prevention. Here’s some media coverage for this event:  Teen […]

October 24, 2011

Photo: CSP Display Booth at Alberta Health and Safety Conference CSP is in display booth #405  which has some great suicide prevention resources! The Trade Fair is running from October 24 – 26, 2011 at the BMO Centre, Stampede Park. Come check us out! Update: Thanks to everyone who stopped by to visit! This trade […]

October 21, 2011

CSP Attending Alberta Health and Safety Trade Fair CSP will be setting up a display in booth #405 full of great suicide prevention resources at the 10th Annual Alberta Health and Safety Trade Fair. The Trade Fair will be taking place October 24 – 26, 2011 at the BMO Centre, Stampede Park. Click here for […]

October 19, 2011

Photo: CSP at CUAI Resource Fair On Oct. 7, 2011 CSP attended the Calgary Urban Aboriginal Initiative’s (CUAI) Resource Fair. The fair was a great opportunity to meet people and inform them about the Centre!

October 13, 2011

Farewell to Rani Murji, Director of Education CSP would like to recognize Rani Murji, Director of Education, for five very productive years spent here at the Centre. Ms. Murji helped develop three programs with us including Straight Talk: Youth Suicide Prevention Workshop, Tattered Teddies: Preventing Suicide in Children (Workshop and Handbook) and the River of […]