Weekly News Roundup Nov 20-26, 2021

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week:

Fund captures the spirit of giving to help our most vulnerable – Calgary Herald
November 26, 2021
Centre for Suicide Prevention is honoured once again[…]

New online training available: Start

We’re excited to announce the addition of the Start online suicide prevention program to our offering of workshops! Start is a one to two hour online course that trains people to recognize when someone has thoughts of suicide and take action to connect them to help. Participants will learn: Ways to become[…]

Weekly News Roundup January 20 – 26, 2020

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Billie Eilish Opens Up About Suicidal Ideation and Self-Harm – Teen Vogue
January 25, 2020
*Method and Trigger Warning* In an interview with

Weekly News Roundup August 6 – 11, 2019

Hello Friends, Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Jeffrey Epstein’s suicide is part of a larger problem in American jails: experts – Global
August 11, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide last week while[…]

CSP Attends SAIT Health Expo

Oct. 5-9 is Mental Illness Awareness Week, and the SAIT Student’s Association hosted a Health Expo Oct. 8. CSP was in attendance; we shared resources and information with students. Thanks you to the SAIT Student’s Association for having us and thank you to everyone who came to see us!