Conference Review: Suicide Bereavement UK’s 6th International Conference

By Charlotte Starkey Suicide Bereavement UK’s 6th International Conference saw over 350 people, from 8 countries and a range of backgrounds, come together to share their work, thoughts and experiences on the topic of ‘Looking Forward, Instilling Hope’.  The one day event was held in the somewhat unorthodox, yet fantastic venue of a cinema in… Continue reading Conference Review: Suicide Bereavement UK’s 6th International Conference


One month of NetECR!

One month ago – World Suicide Prevention Day 2017, we launched the International Network of Early Career Researchers in Suicide and Self-harm website – NetECR! Since then, we have been delighted with the response and support of ECRs in our field, as well as that shown by senior academics, institutions and charities from different parts… Continue reading One month of NetECR!


Charlotte Starkey

Institution: University of Dundee, Scotland. Supervisory team: Dr Fhionna Moore Position: PhD Student Current research: Masculinity as a psychosocial predictor of suicidal behaviour. Research interests: Sex differences in suicidal behaviour, the impact of gender roles on suicidal behaviour, how this may be changing as gender roles change, and cross national differences in suicide rates within the… Continue reading Charlotte Starkey