“Paper of the month”

Paper of the Month: Tran, U.S., Andel, R., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Ajdacic-Gross, V., & Voracek, M. (2017). Low validity of Google Trends for behavioral forecasting of national suicide rates. PLoS ONE, 12(8), e0183149. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0183149.

WSPD 2017 – light a candle

As already announced,  the next World Suicide Prevention Day will take place on September 10th, 2017. The International Association for Suicide Prevention invites you to “light a candle” at 8 PM. Further Information about other activities to focus  public attention on suicide, you will find here: IASP – WSPD

13 Reasons Why – Information sheed

The ÖGS (Österrische Gesellschaft für Suizidprävention) developed a information sheed about the handling with the netflix series „13 Reasons Why“ in schools in collaboration with other organizations (f.e.: Medical University Vienna, Wiener Werkstaette für Suizidforschung). The sheed will be available for download from the website of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education.