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2014-09-08 23:10:51

Nicole Skuba’s Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams’ Death will be published on September 10, 2014, National Suicide Prevention Day, by Difference Press. Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Nicole Skuba’s Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams’ Death will be published on September 10, 2014, National Suicide Prevention Day, by Difference Press in e-book format. Skuba’s book is part suicide prevention self-help...

2014-09-08 08:31:43

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year in the United States, suicide claims nearly 40,000 lives - more than war, murder, and natural disasters combined. On Monday, the first day of National Suicide Prevention Week, the leading suicide research and prevention organization, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) will declare it is possible to have a 20 percent reduction in the annual suicide rate by 2025. "Robin Williams's recent death saddened our nation....

2014-09-05 20:21:05

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each Mind Matters: California's Mental Health Movement is uniting Californians across the state to increase awareness that suicide is preventable and put tools to prevent suicide within reach during the 40(th) Annual Suicide Prevention Week, September 8(th) to 14(th), 2014. Each Mind Matters offers Californians the tools to support Suicide Prevention Week throughout the entire month of September: -- Across California, many local...

2014-08-26 08:28:25

Author supports World Suicide Prevention Day by donating proceeds of her "Nirvana" book to U.S., Canadian suicide prevention charities. LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Author/journalist Carrie Borzillo will appear on Season 3 of the reality television show, "Ex-Wives of Rock," which premieres Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Canada's Slice network. A U.S. airdate on Fuse TV is to be announced. "I can't wait for fans to see this season of 'Ex-Wives of Rock.' I had...

2014-08-21 23:10:46

CarePlus will be holding a free community event on September 8, 2014 in honor of World Suicide Prevention Week. Paramus, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 In honor of the 40th annual World Suicide Prevention Week, Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) will hold a free community event to increase awareness, aid in prevention, and remember individuals lost to suicide. The event will take place on September 8, 2014 in Paramus. Peace. Together. was designed to connect members of the community who...

2014-08-18 23:01:35

To get involved in National Suicide Prevention Week, please visit: http://twloha.com/blog/no-one-else. Melbourne, FL (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Non-profit movement To Write Love on Her Arms will be joining organizations like the International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organization to honor 2014’s National Suicide Prevention Week (NSPW) September 8-14 and World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on September 10. This year, the theme is: “One World Connected.”...

blood test for suicide risk
2014-08-02 04:31:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Newly discovered chemical changes in the body could ultimately lead to a blood test to help predict whether or not a person is at risk of committing suicide, according to new research appearing in the online edition of The American Journal of Psychiatry. The discovery, which was made by scientists from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg...

2014-07-08 23:12:30

MacPhee discusses the mission to promote emotional health and prevent suicide among college students. Wayne, PA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 BetterWorldians Radio today announced that John MacPhee, Executive Director of The Jed Foundation, was a guest on the weekly Internet radio show. BetterWorldians Radio inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place. The show featuring MacPhee aired on Thursday, July 3rd and is now available via podcast on the VoiceAmerica...

2014-07-01 23:07:44

AVERT™ Delivers Proven and Efficient Solution for Broad Assessment of Suicide Risk (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 ERT, a leading provider of technology solutions and services that increase the reliability and efficiency of high-quality patient data collection, today announced that the State of Oklahoma, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is implementing the AVERT™ Suicide Risk Assessment (SRA) system as a key component in its development of a public health...

2014-06-25 12:30:44

AFSP Urges Increased and Strategic Efforts to Address Suicide Prevention and the Trending Increase in Numbers NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. national suicide deaths rose slightly for the fifth year in a row from 12.1 per 100,000 in 2010 to 12.3 per 100,000 in 2011, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Data & Statistics Fatal Injury Report. Suicide rates, for both males and females, show similarly slight increases with the...


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