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    FAQs

    Frequently asked questions about suicide.

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    Infographic

    Physician-Assisted Death/MAID and Suicide

    What is the difference between Medical Assistance in Dying and Suicide?

    December 7, 2018
    Editorial
    Editorials are open for discussion.

    A Caring Conversation: What Suicide Prevention Can Look Like

    In this editorial article, we explore the significant impact a simple caring conversation can have on a person considering suicide.

    September 10, 2018
    Article

    You can help someone who is thinking about suicide

    Anyone can have thoughts of suicide and anyone can help someone at risk of suicide. Learn how to help. Disponible en français.

    September 10, 2018
    Toolkit

    Sexual minorities and suicide prevention

    Lesbian, gay and bisexual people are at a higher risk for suicide than heterosexual people. This is because they face unique stressors, including stress from being part of a minority group.

    September 1, 2018
    Statistics

    Cross-Canada comparison statistics

    Excel spreadsheet of suicide statistics for Canada nationally and for provinces and territories. Suicide data is subject to change.

    August 28, 2018
    Statistics

    Suicide stats for Canada, provinces and territories

    Excel spreadsheet of suicide statistics for Canada nationally and for provinces and territories. Suicide data is subject to change.

    August 28, 2018
    Video

    Suicide myths and facts

    In this video, we debunk some common myths about suicide in an effort to educate and reduce stigma!

    June 7, 2018
    Webinar

    Suicide prevention in the workplace

    The Mental Health Commission of Canada hosted this webinar presented by the Centre for Suicide Prevention about suicide prevention in the workplace.

    December 15, 2017
    Fact Sheet

    Trauma and suicide

    Trauma-informed care is holistic and can both prevent the individual from experiencing further trauma as well as help them recover from previous experiences. Disponible en français.

    November 18, 2017
    Fact Sheet

    Injury prevention and suicide

    Intentional injuries differ from unintentional injuries: intentional injuries are intended to cause harm & are directly linked to mental health issues. Disponible en français.

    November 18, 2017