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New Voices, New Resources: Suicide is Different & CLEAR Lighthouse

Do you know about Suicide is Different & CLEAR Lighthouse? New voices, new resources. One for caregivers/providers/impacted family; the other to empower and build resilience in youth and families. Preventing suicide and improving quality of life are the common goals. … Continue reading

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A new theory of suicide & public health approach & AAS Youth Suicide Prevention Committee – Let’s Chat. May 5th, 9pm EDT @spsmchat

YouTube Live Streaming   Twitter @spsmchat   E. david Klonsky is known for his work with NSSI. However, in the last five years, he has shifted his focus to motivation for suicide, a new theory of suicide and wrapped that … Continue reading

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#AAS19 Pre-Conference Twitter Chat @spsmchat

It’s an invitation!     It’s that time again – the American Association of Suicidology’s  Annual Conference. It’s the 52nd! Location is Denver, Colorado. April 23 – 27. We invite those heading to Denver to stop by and share with … Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention, Intervention, Prevention, Schools & Technology

  Jonathan Singer, @socworkpodcast is at the table tonight! This is the link for the simultaneous YouTube Live Stream at 9PM EDT Another way to look at this is suicide, grief, PTSD – and the impact on schools. Throw in … Continue reading

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@SPSMCHAT 2.0 Reboot! Hosts an Open Mic on March 24th, 9:00 pm EDT. It’s #YourTurn.

@SPSMCHAT 2.0 Reboot! Hosts an Open Mic on March 24th, 9:00 pm EDT. It’s #YourTurn. This will only be on Twitter tonight. No YouTube live streaming We have hosted 10 #SPSMCHATs since rebooting on January 13th. The topics have touched … Continue reading

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#SPSM is 7 Weeks Old and Already a BIG Baby

We Enter Autumn, #SPSM Chat Kicks off Seventh Week #SPSM, An experiment in changing the discussion around suicide, launched on August 11th, 2013. As we review, and make plans to move forward, we are bolder, wiser, and have more questions … Continue reading

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#SPSM Chat: Using Social Media to End Suicide

SPSM Chat Mission: Timely and engaging expertise in Suicide Prevention Social Media. Generated and curated for professional and public use. SPSM Chat is targeted towards mental health and communication professionals using social media to make suicide a “never” event. Using … Continue reading

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