Tag Archives: Suicide prevention

Presenting Prevention 2.0 at IASP Conference in Rome

Left to right: Jan Mokkenstorm (113Online), Grieke Forceville (CPZ), Jan De Coster (CPZ), Veronique Hoste (University of Ghent) After several national conferences, and the E-mental Health Congress in Amsterdam last year, I was invited to present the Prevention 2.0 project at the … Continue reading

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Launching national fundraising campaign for suicide prevention

How do you engage people in your message, when they are often not too keen on beeing associated with your brand?
Fundraising is an ideal way to maximize the number of people that can actively participate in the distribution of our message. Supporting suicide prevention trough funding does not carry the risk of people thinking, that you are not all too happy about yourself. It does not bare the same taboo like telling people you support suicide prevention, just as a service to the public. Because that could mean you are speaking from a personal experience, and not just your objective opinion. Continue reading

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Presenting at National Symposium on Health Promotion

Yesterday I presented the preliminary findings of the Prevention 2.0 project at the Vigez Symposium on Health Promotion, at the beautiful venue Lamot, in my hometown Mechelen. The conference was sold out, so a large crowd was waiting for us … Continue reading

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Presenting at E-Mental Health Summit

Last week I got the opportunity to present the Suicide Prevention 2.0 project to the international E-Mental Health community in Amsterdam. The conference was held in the amazing Beurs van Berlage. Last time I was in that building was 10 years ago, … Continue reading

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New websites for CPZ (Centrum ter Preventie van Zelfdoding)

Today I am proud to announce the launch of the new websites for CPZ. (Centrum ter Preventie van Zelfdoding) The center if most known for the chat and telephone supportlines for people with questions about suicide. Apart from these activities … Continue reading

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Recruiting volunteers for suicide prevention helpline

It’s not all fun and games. This flashbanner attracts people to a landings page, where they get more information about volunteering for the telephone helpline and chat box, of the Belgian Zelfmoordlijn, an initiative of the Centrum ter Preventie van … Continue reading

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