Steve Mallen's own personal journey in mental health began standing next to his son's coffin, who devastatingly died by suicide. He's demanding a shift in attitudes towards mental health research so others don't have to face the same tragedy.
Children and adolescent mental health has received a lot of attention lately, researchers Anna Patricia McLaughlin & Carmine M. Pariante explore why it is so important.
We discuss suicide prevention with Rory O'Connor, one of our PsyIMPACT awardees.
World Suicide Prevention Day occurs on the 10th September every year.
But as I find myself joining the myriad others on social media in mourning Robin William's death, what I cannot understand is why there isn’t a similar collective public call to urgently address suicide.