Suicide Prevention Briefing

9 September 2020
Lecturers and students attended the Suicide Prevention Webinar, hosted by the IUMW Counselling Unit

9th Sept, IUMW: In collaboration with Befrienders, the IUMW Counselling Unit conducted a Suicide Prevention webinar for over 50 lecturers and students. During the webinar, they learned how to identify those who are at risk of suicide, and how to provide support and connect them with the appropriate resources for help. Victor Tan, the Deputy Chairman of Befrienders who also has over 14 years of volunteering experience, shared his experiences in providing support through different platforms to those who were in distress and feeling suicidal.