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2013-11-11 23:22:58

Twenty veterans in the US take their lives every day, a trend that the Veterans Crisis Line and National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are fighting to reverse. SIMmersion's state-of-the-art Suicide Prevention Training system allows responders on these crisis hotlines to get the realistic practice they need to save lives. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 “I’m…” Tyler, the young veteran on the other end of the phone, sighs heavily before continuing. “I’m seeing things...

2013-10-30 13:58:24

Teenagers and young adults are at increased risk of suicide after being diagnosed with cancer according to a study published in the leading cancer journal Annals of Oncology today (Wednesday). A study of nearly eight million Swedes aged 15 and over found that among the 12,669 young people diagnosed with cancer between the age of 15 and 30 there was a 60% increased risk of suicide or attempted suicide. The risk was highest during the first year immediately after diagnosis when suicidal...

2013-10-02 23:01:59

LGBTQ youth champions The Trevor Project and Campus Pride partner with award-winning developer of online training simulations, Kognito Interactive to create a trio of online safety net programs to support pre-teens through college age youth. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 As schools focus on bullying prevention in October, The Trevor Project, Campus Pride and Kognito Interactive today launch three new online training simulations about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and...

2013-09-30 23:33:54

ERT’s AVERT™ Solution Delivers Valuable Safety Information to help Researchers Protect Patients and Compounds Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 ERT, a leading global solution provider for high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection, today announced that the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry (JCP) has published a paper demonstrating the effectiveness of the electronic, patient-reported version of the Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale – also known as...

2013-09-26 23:31:08

Mental Health Reporting Style Guide, Toolkit and Other Resources Provide Help for Authentic Storytelling Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 As Suicide Prevention Month puts mental health at the forefront of news coverage this September, the Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC) offers resources to help journalists and entertainment industry professionals create accurate stories about people living with mental illness and get stories about suicide right. EIC’s TEAM Up...

2013-09-20 23:25:20

The Omidi brothers, through their non-profit, Civic Duty, are pleased to support The Trevor Project, America’s leading organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Civic Duty is pleased to announce its support of The Trevor Project, an organization dedicated to the prevention of suicide among adolescents in the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning...

2013-09-17 23:31:52

Innovative Program Includes Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training and “On the Ground” Decision Support Tools for Behavioral and Public Health Providers Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 In conjunction with Suicide Awareness Month, Netsmart today announced plans for an online suicide awareness/prevention course for clinicians and the addition of suicide alerts and risk assessments to its enterprise Care Record™ (Electronic Health Record) solutions. According to the...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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