Confidential Recovery, an outpatient drug rehab for veterans of San Diegohosted the VA Suicide Prevention Team to educate and empower those who know and work with veterans. SAN DIEGO, June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Twenty-two serving and former military personnel commit suicide every day. On June 2Confidential Recovery, an outpatientRead More →

Suicide prevention charity Campaign Against Living Miserably (Calm), alongside partner Adam & Eve/DDB, has released a heartbreaking film that aims to make the emotional subject matter a priority. ‘The Last Photo’ was directed by Max Fisher and debuted today on ITV’s This Morning. In the feature, viewers see a sequenceRead More →

From July 16, people seeking mental health services can call 988 to access counselors and response teams from the 24/7 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Calls will be redirected to the current number, 1-800-273-8255, which will remain operational during and after the 988 expansion. The new number is intended to makeRead More →

At least one military veteran or active duty member died by suicide every week in El Paso County last year, according to the coroner’s 2021 death inquest report released Tuesday. “The number is staggering,” said Damian McCabe, director of military affairs and behavioral health for UCHealth, which operates three hospitalsRead More →

“Moner Dorjae Amra” – a special suicide prevention campaign jointly organized by Moner Bondhu, a mental health care provider, and the multinational company Daraz – was held at Jahangirnagar University on Monday, May 30, 2022 with the support from Jahangirnagar University Debating Society – JUDS. The campaign sparked a massiveRead More →

11 Elements of the Air Force Suicide Prevention Program: The AF suicide prevention program is built on 11 overlapping core elements that emphasize leadership and community involvement in suicide prevention. Leadership Involvement: FA leaders actively support all suicide prevention initiatives in the community. Addressing Suicide Prevention through Professional Military Education:Read More →

Register to our daily newsletter Neve Anderson, 17, from Hylton Redhouse, started competing in beauty pageants last year and has since used her platform to launch a mental health campaign to raise money for charity Mind UK. The young fundraiser also left notes on the Queen Alexandra Bridge and inRead More →

Prevalence of suicidal behavior and ideation among young people Our study showed a very high prevalence of suicidal behavior and ideation among young people in the Anywaa area. This study shows higher rates than studies in Dangla, Ethiopia, where suicidal thoughts and attempts are reported at 22.5 and 16.2 percent,Read More →

Press release (Stillwater, Okla.) — This article is the first in a series highlighting the 22 nonprofit partner organizations supported by theUnited Way of Payne County. United Way is dedicated to improving the lives of people in Payne County by investing donated dollars in nonprofit organizations that focus on promotingRead More →

PETALING JAYA: Safety nets, sensors, and suicide avoidance devices can delay a suicide attempt, but the only preventative measure for such incidents is human contact. Director of Communications Engineering Department at Mara University of Technology, Dr Mohamad Fahmi Hussin, said engineers could come up with the latest gadgets and technologies,Read More →