© 2013

Suicide Prevention and New Technologies

Evidence Based Practice

  • Brian L. Mishara
  • Ad J. F. M. Kerkhof

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Brian L. Mishara, Louis-Philippe Côté
    Pages 1-23
  3. Ad J. F. M. Kerkhof, Bregje A. J. van Spijker, Jan. K. Mokkenstorm
    Pages 50-62
  4. Jan. K. Mokkenstorm, Annemiek Huisman, Ad J. F. M. Kerkhof, Jan H. Smit
    Pages 123-149
  5. Réal Labelle, Antoine Bibaud-De Serres, François-Olivier Leblanc
    Pages 166-180
  6. Ad J. F. M. Kerkhof, Brian L. Mishara
    Pages 181-194
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 195-199

About this book


The internet, smartphones, computer self-help programmes and other technological advances are the new frontiers of suicide prevention, with organisations around the world rapidly expanding these services. This book provides a critical overview of new technologies in suicide prevention and presents promising practices and future perspectives.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Brian L. Mishara
    • 1
  • Ad J. F. M. Kerkhof
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Research and Intervention on Suicide and Euthanasia (CRISE)Université du Québec à MontréalMontrealCanada
  2. 2.VU UniversityAmsterdamThe Netherlands

About the editors

Brian Mishara, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada. Ad Kerkhof VU University, The Netherlands. Karl Andriessen, University of Leuven, Belgium. Philippe Côté, Université du Québec à Montreal, Canada. Mary Drexler, CONTACT USA. Rezvan Ghoncheh, VU University, The Netherlands. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa, Canada. Annemiek Huisman, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Hans Koot, VU University, The Netherlands. Karolina Krysinska, University of Leuven, Belgium. Réal Labelle, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada; Université de Montréal, Canada. Jan Mokkenstorm, 113Online Foundation, The Netherlands. Gillian Murphy, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline), USA. Xavier Pommereau, University Hospital of Bordeaux, France. Professor Smit, VU University, The Netherlands. Bregje van Spijker, Black Dog Institute, Australia. Christine Thoër, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada. Carmen Vos, VU University, The Netherlands. David N. Weisstub, World Psychiatric Association

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