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Covid-19: Young adults have been resilient

Covid-19: Young adults have been resilient

A new study examined whether anxiety and depression symptoms in 1039 young adults changed from before (Spring 2018, age 20) to during (Summer 2020, age 22) the first wave of the pandemic.
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Understanding the early-life origins of suicide: Vulnerability may begin even before birth

Understanding the early-life origins of suicide: Vulnerability may begin even before birth

Understanding the early-life origins of suicide: Vulnerability may begin even before birth Vulnerability to suicide may build up throughout the course of life, and may start with events occurring in the perinatal period and infancy.
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Conférence RCCDR : Mettre l’accent sur la santé et le bien-être des enfants

Conférence RCCDR : Mettre l’accent sur la santé et le bien-être des enfants

Nous participerons à la conférence annuelle du Réseau canadien des Centres de données de recherche (RCCDR) "La recherche, la relance et au-delà" loprs d'une présentation intitulée "Mettre l’accent sur la santé et le bien-être des enfants" Date: mardi 26 octobre 2021, 13:00 - 14:15 Inscriptions : https://www.crdcn21.ca/crdcn21
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Prévenir le suicide pendant la pandémie de la covid-19

Prévenir le suicide pendant la pandémie de la covid-19

De nombreux experts craignent une hausse des taux de suicide pendant ou suite à la pandémie de la COVID-19. Plusieurs facteurs justifient cette préoccupation, tels que l’augmentation du taux de suicide lors de l’épidémie de SRAS en 2003, notamment chez les personnes âgées de 65 ans et plus, une détérioration de la santé mentale et des facteurs de risque associés au suicide comme l’isolement, la perte et le deuil, la consommation d’alcool, la violence conjugale et l’insécurité économique. À lire sur le Réseau Qualaxia

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Teen suicide prevention during COVID-19: How parents and kids can have honest and safe conversations

Teen suicide prevention during COVID-19: How parents and kids can have honest and safe conversations

Many parents wonder what they should know about teen suicide and what they can do to prevent it. With a better understanding of suicide, and with teenagers spending more time at home, we believe that parents can engage in an honest and safe conversation about suicide with their kids.

Read it on The Conversation : in English / en français

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A friend can help

A friend can help

A new study of adolescents (14 years old) participating in the Korean Child and Youth Panel Survey shows that friend’s support can help victims from feeling sad and depressed.
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Importance of Social Support for young adults mental health – VIDEO ABSTRACT

Importance of Social Support for young adults mental health – VIDEO ABSTRACT

[Version française plus bas] This video describes relations between social support and mental health as described in the article "Association...
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PODCAST: Childhood trajectories of peer victimization and prediction of mental health outcomes in midadolescence

PODCAST: Childhood trajectories of peer victimization and prediction of mental health outcomes in midadolescence

PODCAST: 30 min – Marie-Claude Geoffroy, Louise Arseneault and Johanne Renaud discuss their research published in CMAJ January 15, 2018 , in...
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Le rôle de la victimisation par les pairs dans la prévention du suicide chez les adolescents

Le rôle de la victimisation par les pairs dans la prévention du suicide chez les adolescents

Article de Dre Marie-Claude Geoffroy, psychologue, et Dre Johanne Renaud, psychiatre, sur le site de l'Ordre ds Psychologues du Québec
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Cannabis use, Depression and Suicidal Thoughts in Teens

Cannabis use, Depression and Suicidal Thoughts in Teens

An article by Despina Bolanis, PhD student in School/applied child psychology at Mcgill University, Read the article on CuriousNeuron.com
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La cyberintimidation chez les adolescents québecois

La cyberintimidation chez les adolescents québecois

Questions-réponses avec Dre Marie-Claude Geoffroy et Léa Perret pour introduire et démystifier de possibles inquiétudes chez les parents concernant la...
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Miami 2019 International Summit on Suicide Research

Miami 2019 International Summit on Suicide Research

Our team was in Miami for the 2019 International Summit on Suicide Research.
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