Institution: National Institute of Mental Health, Klecany, Czech Republic; Social Psychiatry Research Program (Suicide and Suicide Prevention Research Group); Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Supervisory team: PhDr Petr Winkler; Martin Nekola, PhD.
Position: Junior researcher; PhD student
Current research: I am interested in the effective suicide prevention interventions and their implementation in the real world. My PhD research is related to the implementation facilitators and barriers of suicide prevention interventions.
- Epidemiology of Suicide
- Implementation barriers and facilitators of the suicide prevention interventions
- Railway suicide
- KASAL, A., MACHŮ, V., FORMÁNEK, T., BRŮHA, L. Railway suicides in Czechia: Results from a geospatial analysis. 19th Congress EPA Section of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry. Wien. 04.04.2018 – 07.04.2018. (winning poster, available online at: https://t.ly/z03dV)
- KASAL, A., MLADÁ, K., WINKLER, P. Metodika prevence sebevražednosti – zpráva z projektu a jeho praktické implikace. Psychiatrie. 2018, 22(1), 5-14. ISSN 1211-7579. [In Czech]
- ŠOULÁKOVÁ, B., KASAL, A., BUTZER, B., WINKLER, P. Meta-review on the effectiveness of classroom-based psychological interventions aimed at improving student mental health and well-being, and preventing mental illness. Journal of Primary Prevention. 2019, 40(3), 255-278. ISSN 0278-095X. DOI: 10.1007/s10935-019-00552-5
Can help with: I am open to discussion of any topic. More specifically I can help with engaging stakeholders and other policy-related stuff.
What’s essential to your well-being? Outside of work: my family, friends, music, highlining and other sports. In work: community lunches with colleagues, coffee breaks, and meaningful tasks with impact in real world.
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