Episode 241

On Suicidal Ideation and Creating Hope Through Action


September 4th, 2023

17 mins 50 secs

Season 2

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About this Episode

This week, Caitlin Plant, Program Manager at Distress and Crisis Ontario, provides information on suicidality and suicidal ideation to honour World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10th. This episode contains talk of what suicide and suicidal ideation are, how to navigate loss related to suicide, how to support someone following an attempt to die by suicide, and more. You can access our suicide prevention toolkits at https://www.dcontario.org/suicide-prevention-toolkits/ and can learn more about World Suicide Prevention Day at https://www.iasp.info/2023/08/31/creating-hope-through-action-on-world-suicide-prevention-day-2023/. If you need support for any reason, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your nearest distress centre or ONTX. You can find your closest Member centre at www.dcontario.org/locations and can access ONTX between the hours of 2PM to 2AM daily from any page of our website or by texting SUPPORT to 258258. If you would like to provide feedback on this episode, past episodes, or request future content, you can do so using the following link: https://forms.gle/o8yUPMss6wo8dP1X8.