Weekly News Roundup Dec 18, 2021 – Jan 7, 2022

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found in the past few weeks: How to Help a Loved One Through Sudden Loss – New York TimesJanuary 7, 2022This article, written by Julie Halpert who lost son Garrett to suicide, talks […]

CSP Statement on the Physician-Assisted Death legislation in Canada

The Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) urges the Government of Canada to make a clear distinction between physician-assisted death (PAD) and suicide. Though often used interchangeably, these are two different issues that affect two distinct groups of people. It would be disastrous if, by attempting to help Canadians seeking medical assistance in dying, Canadians experiencing […]