Research

Our main research projects are:

Further main fields of activity and research include:

  • suicide epidemiology
  • genetics of suicide
  • hermeneutic approaches in suicide research
  • public health topics and basic psychological research relating to suicide research
  • medicine with a special focus on mental disorders
  • suicidality in children, adolescents, and the elderly
  • gun control laws
  • suicide and the media
  • and quantitative research methodology (e.g., meta-analyses and systematic reviews)

We also provide trainings relevant for suicide prevention (for example: gate-keeper trainings).