In July, 2015 Governor Kasich signed into law a bill that impacts suicide prevention on campuses across the state. House Bill 28 (Anielski, R-Walton Hills,) requires public institutions of higher education to develop and implement a policy to advise students and staff on suicide prevention programs available on and off campus. The Ohio State University Suicide […]
Access to support, education important in preventing suicide As chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Ohio State, Dr. John Campo is often sought out when it comes to questions regarding mental health and suicide. Yet it was while he was still in medical school when Campo learned firsthand the value he […]
Professor Darcy Haag-Granello recently traveled to Cairns, Australia to discuss Ohio State’s suicide prevention program and how to get over the stigma of talking about a sometimes delicate subject. Listen to her talk with the Cairns Post.
Abstract: Suicide is a leading cause of death among college and university students in the United States. In addition, many other college and university students have suicidal thoughts and attempt suicide. Suicide and suicidal behaviors are a major concern for colleges and universities, and efforts are underway to introduce suicide prevention programming on many college and university campuses. This […]