Weekly News Roundup July 13 – 19, 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:

One mental health solution: a kinder, gentler emergency department for people considering suicide – Globe and Mail
July 19, 2020
Emergency departments are working[…]

Weekly News Roundup September 3 – 9, 2018

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: Featured: World Suicide Prevention Day 2018 – Centre for Suicide Prevention
September 10, 2018
Today is September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day. This year’s theme, as determined[…]

Weekly News Roundup – Sept 25 – Oct 1, 2017

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: The media’s role in suicide clusters – Advocate
September 29, 2017
This opinion article examines the media’s role in suicide clusters. The article argues that[…]

Robert Olson, Centre for Suicide Prevention Librarian and Writer, speaks and answers questions about his presentation on Suicidal Contagion and Suicide Clusters at the 2013 SPCCH Conference in Hamilton, Ontario, November 19th. To read his Information Resource about Suicide Contagion and Clusters click here: Contagion and Clusters

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