The Mental Health Space with Alan Hickey airs fortnightly on FIVEaa Adelaide.
The reasons people take their own life are complex and often there is no single reason why a person may contemplate suicide or die by suicide.
This episode of The Mental Health Space Alan Hickey speaks about the topic of suicide with Karen McColl: Adviser to the Office of the Premier’s Advocate for Suicide Prevention , SA Health, Jill Chapman: Founder and Chairperson of Minimisation of Suicide Harm (MOSH) Australia, which is based in the western suburbs and John Mannion: Executive Director, Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation.
If this topic and discussion raises any issues you may have you can call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or the mental health triage service on 13 14 65. If you or someone close to you is experiencing distress or is in immediate danger, please contact emergency services on 000.
This show originally aired on 06 August, 2019.
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