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Suicide – different cultural perspectives

While there is a lack of concrete data on suicide among ethnic minorities in Ireland, studies suggest that the rate might be higher then that of the general Irish population. In dealing with this issue, a greater understanding of the different cultural attitudes towards suicide among different ethnic groups must be coupled with more accessible mental health services and support. – Cairde highlighted in Child Links, a journal published by Bernardos.

‘Suicide – different cultural perspectives’ ‘Child Links’ Issues 2 2011 – ‘Suicide and Families’

 

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