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If you or someone you know, is experiencing a suicidal crisis, or if you have been left bereaved by suicide, please contact one of these numbers.

Suicide Action Montréal: 514-723-4000

In Québec:

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CRISE is an interdisciplinary research centre at the Université du Québec à Montréal, with more than forty researchers, practitioners, doctoral and post-doctoral students from four universities and twenty institutions and community organizations in Quebec.

The objective of CRISE activities is to reduce suicide and suicidal behaviours and to reduce the negative consequences of suicide.

Fil RSS des nouveautés du crise Features

28th World Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)
New Discoveries and Technologies in Suicide Prevention
Montréal, June 16-20, 2015
More information on the website


Everything you always wanted to know about RAILWAY SUICIDE PREVENTION and TRAUMA REDUCTION

New publications from CRISE

Tousignant, Michel, Morin, Nathalie, & Vitenti, Livia. (2013). Aboriginal youth suicide in Quebec: The contribution of public policy for prevention. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. (in press)

Naud, Hélène, & Daigle, Marc. (2013). How to improve testing when trying to predict inmate suicidal behavior. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. (in press)

Burrows, Stephanie, Auger, N., Tamambang, L., & Barry, A. D. (in press). Suicide mortality gap between Francophones and Anglophones of Quebec, Canada. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.

Halfon, Natacha, Labelle, Réal, Cohen, D., Guile, J. M., & Breton, J. J. (2012). Juvenile bipolar disorder and suicidality: a review of the last 10 years of literature. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. [Epub]

Labelle, Réal, Breton, J. J., Pouliot, Louise, Dufresne, M. J., & Berthiaume, C. (2012). Cognitive correlates of serious suicidal ideation in a community sample of adolescents. Journal of Affective Disorders. [Epub]

Mishara,Brian L., & Martin, Normand. (2012). Effects of a Comprehensive Police Suicide Prevention Program , Crisis.

Daigle, Marc S., Pouliot, Louise, Chagnon, François, Greenfield, Brian, & Mishara, Brian. (2011). Suicide attempts: Prevention of repetition. Canadian Journal of Psychatry, 56(10), 621-629.

Mishara, Brian L., & Chagnon, François. (2011). Understanding the relationship between mental illness and suicide and the implications for suicide prevention. In R. C. O'Connor, S. Platt & J. Gordon (Eds.), International Hand-book of Suicide Prevention: Research, Policy and Practice (pp. 609-623). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.

Burrows, Stephanie, Auger, N., Gamache, P., St-Laurent, Danielle, & Hamel, D. (2011). Influence of social and material individual and area deprivation on suicide mortality among 2.7 million Canadians: A prospective study. BMC Public Health, 11(1), 577.

Pouliot, Louise, Mishara, Brian L., & Labelle, Réal. (2011). The Werther effect reconsidered in light of psychological vulnerabilities: Results of a pilot study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 134(1-3), 488-496.

Brian Mishara, professor at the Psychology Department of UQAM and director of the Centre for Research and Intervention on Suicide and Euthanasia (CRISE) has just received an important 2.5 million grant from the Public Health Agency of Canada to “develop and implement a mental health promotion programme based upon coping mechanisms for primary school children”. (May 13, 2011)

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