Research Roundup – January 2021

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian () and international suicide research we collected in the past month: πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Canadian Patient Safety Institute & Mental Health Commission of Canada. (2021). Suicide risk assessment toolkit: A resource for healthcare workers and organizations.
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Research Roundup – November 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian () and international suicide research we collected in the past month: πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Tsai, M., et al. (2020, September 8). Examining the Three-Step Theory (3ST) of suicide in a prospective study of adult psychiatric inpatients. Behavior Therapy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.beth.2020.08.007
The Three Step[…]

Research Roundup – October 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian () and international suicide research we collected in the past month: Hanson, L., et al. (2020). Work related sexual harassment and risk of suicide and suicide attempts: Prospective cohort study. BMJ. DOI: http//dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2984
Workplace sexual harassment has an impact[…]

Research Roundup – September 2020

Research Roundup – August 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian () and international suicide research we collected in the past month: πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Oliffe, J., et al. (2020). Help-seeking prior to male suicide: Bereaved men perspectives. Social Science & Medicine. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113173
This Canadian study examines the help-seeking behaviours[…]

Research Roundup – July 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian (πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦) and international suicide research we collected in the past month:
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Opara, I., et al. (2020). Suicide among black children: An integrated model of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide and intersectionality theory for researchers and clinicians. Journal of Black Studies. 1-21.

Research Roundup – June 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian (πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦) and international suicide research we collected in the past month: Kennedy, A., Brumby, S., Versace, V. & Brumby-Rendell, T. (2020). The ripple effect: A digital intervention to reduce suicide stigma among farming men. BMC Public Health. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-08954-5
Farmers are considered at an-risk occupational group for[…]

Research Roundup – May 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian (πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦) and international suicide research we collected in the past month:

Ralfman, et al. (2020). Suicide fatalities in the US compared to Canada: Potential suicides averted with lower firearm ownership in the US. PLOS One. 15(4): e0232252. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0232252
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Research Roundup – April 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian (πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦) and international suicide research we collected in the past month:

Beautrais, A. (2020). Stress and suicide in medical students and physicians.Β The New Zealand Medical Student Journal, 30, 11-14.
Physicians are one of the most at-risk professions for suicide. This paper examines those pervasive[…]

Research Roundup – March 2020

This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian (πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦) and international suicide research we collected in the past month: Special Research The following two articles do not address suicide or suicidal behaviours directly, but they do examine psychological adversities encountered as a result of epidemic outbreaks (this is timely research considering our current[…]