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    Editorial
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    Does Canada need a national suicide prevention strategy?

    This editorial column outlines the importance of a national strategy for suicide prevention, how it could potentially be implemented, and why a framework is not enough.

    December 5, 2016
    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.

    November 30, 2016
    Toolkit

    Self-harm and Suicide

    This toolkit helps explain the differences and the similarities between self-harm and suicidal behaviour.

    October 31, 2016
    Video

    We educate for life

    There are only four recognized best practices in suicide prevention, and one of those is education. Here at the Centre for Suicide Prevention, we offer workshops that can help someone identify and intervene with a person at risk of suicide.

    September 26, 2016
    Guide

    Help save a life!

    How to help someone who is suicidal.

    September 12, 2016
    Editorial
    Editorials are open for discussion.

    What does successful recovery look like?

    Our latest editorial article asks "What does sucessful recovery look like?" in regards to mental illness, addiction, and suicide.

    September 10, 2016
    Infographic

    Physician-Assisted Death and Suicide

    What is the difference between Physician Assisted Death and Suicide?

    September 8, 2016
    Infographic

    Men and Suicide

    Men and Suicide: Men have the highest number of suicides. This infographic explains why this group is most at-risk of suicide.

    September 8, 2016
    Article

    What’s Up With Canada’s Game: Exploring Mental Illness in Hockey

    This special feature examines the growing importance of men’s mental health issues in recent National Hockey League memoirs.

    March 31, 2016
    Toolkit

    After A Student Suicide

    This toolkit provides practical information to schools after a student has died by suicide.

    March 1, 2016