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Stephanie Leon

PhD student in Clinical Psychology at the University of Ottawa, advisor, EvidenceNetwork.ca

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Does Reporting on Youth Suicide Cause or Prevent More Incidents?

In the last few years, two high profile youth suicides in the Ottawa region garnered tremendous media attention and, as a new study suggests, resulted in increased emergency room visits by youth for mental health distress. But what at first sounds like an alarming link may serve as an important positive lesson.
10/28/2014 01:08 EDT