Gatekeepers program @ NIMHANS

Gatekeepers program @ NIMHANS

NIMHANS recently conducted a gatekeepers training program at the NIMHANS Centre for Well-being (NCWB). The purpose was to train people to be able to detect signs of suicidal tendencies in people around them, and how then to reach out and

Gatekeepers program @ NIMHANS

Gatekeepers program @ NIMHANS

NIMHANS recently conducted a gatekeepers training program at the NIMHANS Centre for Well-being (NCWB). The purpose was to train people to be able to detect signs of suicidal tendencies in people around them, and how then to reach out and

Has someone you know died by suicide?

How to cope when someone you know has decided to take his life. Whenever suicide happens in the family, caregivers often disintegrate, unable to deal with the intense grief and the difficult, painful, and often unanswerable question of ‘Why did

Has someone you know died by suicide?

How to cope when someone you know has decided to take his life. Whenever suicide happens in the family, caregivers often disintegrate, unable to deal with the intense grief and the difficult, painful, and often unanswerable question of ‘Why did

Stop, suicide is not the answer

 Think before you do anything drastic. Our experts tell you how to prepare for the unexpected lows.     “Don’t wait for the storm to pass, learn to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene This quote highlights the essence

Stop, suicide is not the answer

 Think before you do anything drastic. Our experts tell you how to prepare for the unexpected lows.     “Don’t wait for the storm to pass, learn to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene This quote highlights the essence

Talk today

You can save a life spending time talking to someone who is suicidal. Here’s how. You stop to talk to your neighbour after a long time; the usual things, children, the traffic and so on. Quite unexpectedly, after some initial

Talk today

You can save a life spending time talking to someone who is suicidal. Here’s how. You stop to talk to your neighbour after a long time; the usual things, children, the traffic and so on. Quite unexpectedly, after some initial

About Gatekeepers India

Gatekeepers India is an initaitve of NIMHANS Center for Wellbeing, in collaboration with the White Swan Foundation Gatekeepers India is an initiative of NIMHANS Centre for Well Being, in collaboration with the White Swan Foundation. This is a yearlong initiative

About Gatekeepers India

Gatekeepers India is an initaitve of NIMHANS Center for Wellbeing, in collaboration with the White Swan Foundation Gatekeepers India is an initiative of NIMHANS Centre for Well Being, in collaboration with the White Swan Foundation. This is a yearlong initiative

Resources

Additional resources on suicide prevention can be found at: International Association for Suicide Prevention NIMHANS Center for Well Being Suicide prevention hotlines of a few Indian cities MUMBAI AASRA HOTLINE: +91-22-27546669 Web site: http://www.aasra.info CHENNAI SNEHA India HOTLINE: +91-44-24640050 EMAIL: help@snehaindia.org Web site: http://www.snehaindia.org BANGALORE

Resources

Additional resources on suicide prevention can be found at: International Association for Suicide Prevention NIMHANS Center for Well Being Suicide prevention hotlines of a few Indian cities MUMBAI AASRA HOTLINE: +91-22-27546669 Web site: http://www.aasra.info CHENNAI SNEHA India HOTLINE: +91-44-24640050 EMAIL: help@snehaindia.org Web site: http://www.snehaindia.org BANGALORE

You can save a life

You don’t have to be a professional to help someone who’s contemplating suicide. Here’s how you can help as a gatekeeper. Saroja was late to work that morning. She looked upset and her eyes were swollen from weeping. On gently

You can save a life

You don’t have to be a professional to help someone who’s contemplating suicide. Here’s how you can help as a gatekeeper. Saroja was late to work that morning. She looked upset and her eyes were swollen from weeping. On gently

Voices of Hope

Many of us are able to pull ourselves out of a crisis situation by mobilising internal and/or external resources. These resilient moments are inspiring for all of us. They become sources of hope, confidence and courage. We want to capture such

Voices of Hope

Many of us are able to pull ourselves out of a crisis situation by mobilising internal and/or external resources. These resilient moments are inspiring for all of us. They become sources of hope, confidence and courage. We want to capture such

Lend a Hand

Suicide is the most preventable cause of death across the world. Spend 10 minutes today listening to someone who seems distressed. You may be saving a life

Lend a Hand

Suicide is the most preventable cause of death across the world. Spend 10 minutes today listening to someone who seems distressed. You may be saving a life

Suicide is our problem too

Families, friends and the society can intervene to save lives. How? In recent years, suicides have risen as a major public health problem contributing to significant number of deaths, hospitalizations and socioeconomic losses in India. Suicides, attempted suicides and suicidal

Suicide is our problem too

Families, friends and the society can intervene to save lives. How? In recent years, suicides have risen as a major public health problem contributing to significant number of deaths, hospitalizations and socioeconomic losses in India. Suicides, attempted suicides and suicidal