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Latest Suicidology reports and Education 知識轉移
最新的自殺學研究動向等資訊
The Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of HKU pays attention to use science and education to foster ones’ mental health. We host workshops and conferences to the public and helping professionals to demonstrate the essence of knowledge exchange. This column reports latest research trends and ideas on suicidology. 香港大學防止自殺研究中心(下稱中心)致力推動科學和教育來豐潤公眾的情緒及精神健康。中心舉辦工作坊、會議等活動以達至公眾和醫護人員的知識交流的效果。研究版會為讀者提供最新的自殺學研究動向等資訊。

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老闆,拿一包木炭

真是風水輪流轉,賣場裡高單價的電子產品、飾品逐漸走出上鎖的櫃盒,開架展示;值賤價輕的木炭卻宛如寶貴的嬌客,不但要上鎖櫃,還要專人取拿。 還不過是十幾廿年前,這黑不隆咚的木炭還是用大竹籃子裝盛,擺在雜貨店最外頭,要多少,就請老闆秤給你。有時店裡貨太多了,晚上打烊時,老闆還不見得會收它進店,就這樣擺在門外,頂多上面再蓋幾張報紙,也不會有人想偷。

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Prevention is the Cure When It Comes to Suicide
及早介入預防自殺發生

Suicide is a worry in any society, but there is a perennial problem in addressing it: how do you intervene and stop it from happening?

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臉書自殺與救命

日前將自殺歷程上傳臉書(Facebook)的不幸個案,成為頭條焦點新聞。近年來快速普及的網路使用和社交網站,與防治自殺有何關聯? 臉書用戶平均有一百三十名臉書「朋友」,且每人每天平均使用臉書一個小時,這讓網友及專業機構有支持與幫助流露悲觀和自殺想法者的機會。

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IASP XXVI World Congress 2011
國際預防自殺協會第26屆世界大會

The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) 26th World Congress was held for the first time this year in Beijing, China from 13-17 September 2011. The theme for this year was “integrating cultural perspectives in the understanding and prevention of suicide.”

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防止自殺 人人有責

防止自殺 人人有責

對於近日數宗傳媒廣泛報道的青少年自殺案件,實在令人深感可惜及難過,對喪親的家人朋友遭逢不幸、失去摯愛的痛苦十分同情。

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Global Initiative on Suicide Research and Prevention – Contribution of HKU

With about two thirds of these suicides happening in Asia, it is timely that IASP 26th World Congress was held this year in Beijing, China from September 13 to 17, 2011.

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Global Launch of World Suicide Prevention Day 2011
世界預防自殺日

The purpose of World Suicide Prevention Day is to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented ...
年世界預防自殺日的主題是「多元文化社會之自殺預防」,有望帶出不同文化對預防自殺的敏感度及其重要性。活動當日,自殺學學者及專家分別主持了三場座談會及一場記者招待會,當中有超過150名代表出席。

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Falling Through the Cracks

The shocking rise in suicides amongst young men can be blamed on a severe lack of social support, says one HKU expert.