“Mental health research suggests the need to work on suicide prevention and intervention at universities, so that strategies can be developed to prevent suicide, fight against the stigma of seeking help, and promote wellbeing among college students”.
New study finds that the annual incidence of student suicide in England & Wales was less than half that recorded in the general population of a similar age. Surprising findings? Read the debut elf blog by
Helpful summary- & whilst risk Lower in students than non students- >January is highest risk month -so maybe useful reminder for teams to be aware/ prepare & ⬆️support after holidays? ☎️#mentalhealth Suicide in university students in England and Wales
Suicide in university students in England and Wales More evidence that university students have become a group at severe risk of mental health problems
incidence of suicide in university students in England and Wales concludes that we need a whole university approach to mental health