News and Events Archive

Posted: May 29th, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell and Paul Higham from Suicide Bereavement UK attended the Urgent and Emergency Mental Health Care Summit in London

Posted: May 29th, 2018

Dr. Sharon McDonnell and her research team, are currently conducting a national suicide bereavement survey, at the University of Manchester in collaboration with Support After Suicide Partnership.  This was referred to in Public Health England’s Blog 

Posted: May 15th, 2018

Thrilled to have delivered a successful in-house PABBS training to a passionate audience at 2GETHER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST in Gloucester

Posted: May 2nd, 2018

Posted: May 1st, 2018

Congratulations to Dr Sharon McDonnell who was awarded 2nd place in the University of Manchester's staff volunteer of the year award. This was awarded to Sharon for all the fantastic work that she done in suicide bereavement.

Posted: April 18th, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell was invited to present at the 51st Annual American Association of Suicideology Conference in Washington DC.

Posted: February 21st, 2018

Another successful PABBS suicide bereavement training day in Manchester. Attendees included psychiatric nurses, serious incident investigators, prison staff and researchers etc. Scotland, Wales and England were represented on this training event. Feedback on the evaluation forms was exceptional.

Posted: January 31st, 2018

Suicide Bereavement UK team attended the NSPA Conference at the Oval in London on January 31st 2018 to keep up-to-date with current findings in the field of suicide prevention. The following link, provides presentation slides.

Posted: December 1st, 2017

We are thrilled that Papyrus have taken the time to include information about the National Suicide Bereavement Survey in their newsletter.

Posted: November 27th, 2017

AOIC Conference told of new survey by expert


Posted: November 15th, 2017

Dr Sharon McDonnell will be presenting pilot findings from the national suicide prevention survey in Westminster on the 15th November 2017, which has been kindly organised by Madeleine Moon (Bridgend MP).  This research project is a collaboration between the University of Manchester an