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World Suicide Prevention Day

10 Sep 2023
(Left to right) Joe D'Alton, Tom "Golly" Flynn and Cllr Mick Nugent of Shine A Light Suicide & Mental Health Awareness at a new friendship bench initiative in Cork last July. Picture: Denis Minihane. The Irish Examiner.

Read the article written by Prof Ella Arensman and Dr Paul Corcoran, published in The Irish Examiner to mark World Suicide Prevention Day.

This year’s theme ‘Create Hope Through Action’, aims to draw attention to this important public health issue globally, and by encouraging understanding and sharing experiences, this theme gives people the confidence to take action. 

Prof. Ella Arensman, Head of School of Public Health and Dr Paul Corcoran, Head of Research, National Suicide Research Foundation, have written a highly informative article, published in The Irish Examiner, to mark World Suicide Prevention Day.

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