Save the Date!

Save the Date – 8th May 2018.

Shifting the Dial on Suicide Prevention: New Settings, New Players.

The J Noosa Junction

Increased investment and focus on suicide prevention by our governments is yet to deliver any meaningful reductions in suicide and self-harm in our community. This investment and focus remains largely where it has been for over two decades on suicide intervention for those individuals at imminent risk of harm.

This one-day forum will look at the emerging evidence from new settings and from new players in suicide prevention.

The forum is for policy makers, planners, practitioners and those with lived experience on suicide.  

Full details will be released in coming days.

Join us at Noosa and look to Shifting the Dial on Suicide Prevention.  

Proudly hosted by United Synergies and ConNetica.

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Response to Gold Coast Bulletin Article (10/10/17)

On Tuesday 10 October, the Gold Coast Bulletin, a News Corp paper, sensationalised data from the Qld Chief Psychiatrist's report tabled in State Parliament the previous week. The headline was shameful: "Dangerous Patients Escape Hospital" (With a sub) "MORE than 50 dangerous patients have escaped from mental health units on the Gold Coast in an eight-month period".

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