NSRF World Mental Health Day Virtual Seminar

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Virtual Seminar on Suicide, Self-Harm and Mental Health

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The National Suicide Research Foundation are excited to announce our World Mental Health Day 2021 Virtual Seminar on Monday October 18th 2021.

In collaboration with University College Cork, the Higher Education Authority, C-SSHRI: Connecting Suicide and Self-Harm Researchers on the island of Ireland, the Office of the Mental Health Champion of Northern Ireland, University of Ulster and the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention, we are delighted to host this event via zoom for those working, studying, and interested in areas related to Suicide, Self-Harm and Mental Health.

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The Seminar Programme will have two parts:

- Morning (9.30am – 11.30pm): Dr Michael Kelleher Memorial Lecture & Research Presentations

- Afternoon (1.30pm – 4.00pm): Keynote Lecture, Masterclasses and Closing address


Dr Michael Kelleher Memorial Lecture: “Deserving versus undeserving mentally ill; Drugs, alcohol and suicide”

- Dr Michael J Kelleher, Consultant Addictions Psychiatrist and Clinical Lead for Lambeth Addictions


Keynote Lecture: “Suicide and Self-Harm during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Fake News versus Facts”

- Dr Mark Sinyor, Psychiatrist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Associate Professor, University of Toronto


Masterclass topics:

(1) Mental Health promotion and suicide prevention in children and adolescents

(2) Impact of COVID-19 on suicide and self-harm

(3) Bereavement following Suicide

(4) Assessment and Management of Self-Harm: Challenges and Innovation

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