Loneliness & Suicide Prevention Strategies

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Han J, McGillivray L, Wong QJ, Werner-Seidler A, Wong I, Calear A, Christensen H, Torok M
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https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32129811/
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Levi-Belz, Y., & Aisenberg, D. (2020). Together we stand: Suicide risk and suicide prevention among Israeli older adults during and after the COVID-19 world crisis. Psychological trauma : theory, research, practice and policy, 12(S1), S123–S125. https://doi.org/10.1037/tra0000667
https://doi.apa.org/fulltext/2020-41461-001.html

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Reducing Loneliness and Social Isolation among Older Adults | Suicide Prevention Centre
https://sprc.org/sites/default/files/Reducing%20Loneliness%20and%20Social%20Isolation%20Among%20Older%20Adults%20Final.pdf

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