Suicide Military


Another Military Suicide?

OTTAWA - There is word of another apparent suicide by a member of the Canadian Armed Forces.CTV reported Sunday night that Lieut.-Col. Stephane Beauchemin, who was deployed in Haiti in 1997 and Bosnia...

Military Suicides Rise As Troops Return

OTTAWA - The number of suicides in the Canadian military rose last year as thousands of soldiers returned home from the battlefields of Afghanistan.The Department of National Defence says 19 men and o...

Can Letters Prevent Military Suicides?

To help curb the rising military suicide rate, a new pilot project has been established that involves sending brief letters to discharged inpatients considered to be at high risk for suicide following hospitalization. So how successful is the pilot project? The results were recently published in the journal Crisis.