Weekly News Roundup August 26 – September 3, 2019

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: Calif. student IDs must have suicide prevention phone number – Inquirer.net
August 31, 2019
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number, as well as the Crisis Text Line number, will[…]

Weekly News Roundup Jan 28 – Feb 3, 2019

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: 
‘I couldn’t believe it’: University of Alberta evicted student after attempt to kill himself – CBC
January 29, 2019
In 2016, a University of Alberta student who struggled with[…]

Weekly News Roundup July 30 – August 6, 2018

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: Featured:
Canada Suicide Prevention Service temporarily ceases text and chat help; seeks more funding – IT World Canada
August 1, 2018
Centre[…]

Weekly News Roundup – Dec 11 – 17, 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: Featured:
Mental health self-care during the holidays – CBC Edmonton
December 11, 2017
CSP Executive Director Mara Grunau was on CBC Edmonton AM last[…]