News and Events Archive

Posted: November 26th, 2019

Suicide Bereavement UK had an exhibition stall at the Student Mental Health Event held at the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester

Posted: November 22nd, 2019

Dr Sharon McDonnell was a keynote speaker at the Learning Event for the Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board in St Asaph, North wales

Posted: October 4th, 2019

Dr Sharon McDonnell was a keynote speaker at the Coroners Court Support Services, North West Regional meeting in Manchester

Posted: September 7th, 2019

Posted: September 6th, 2019

Dr Sharon McDonnell will be giving a talk at the Cruse Annual Conference in Perth, Scotland on Saturday 7th September 2019. We will also have an exhibition table at the event with all our leaflets on show.

Posted: December 19th, 2018

Universities UK & Papyrus refer to postvention in Suicide-Safer Universities document (p 26) and signpost readers to PABBS evidence-based suicide bereavement training, conducted at the University of Manchester funded by NIHR and 1st of its kind.

Posted: November 28th, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell is an honoray research fellow at the University of Manchester. view her full bio at

Posted: November 27th, 2018
Title:  The Unimaginable Grief – Parents Bereaved by Their Childs suicide (episode 24)
Posted: November 20th, 2018

Inaccurate suicide statistics also means exposure to suicide is underestimated  - quotes from Dr Sharon McDonnell for Unilad. https://www.unilad.co.uk/featured/uk-suicide-epidemic-worse-reported/

Posted: October 31st, 2018

Neville Southall,  refers to the national suicide bereavement survey, whilst being interviewed on Talk Sport, which is  being led by Dr. Sharon McDonnell and her team at the University of Manchester in collaboration with Support After Suicide Partnership.