Centre for Addiction and Mental Health – Hope and Healing After Suicide: A practical guide for people who have lost someone to suicide in Ontario
Mental Health Commission of Canada – Toolkit for people who have been impacted by a suicide loss
Books about Suicide Grief:
Alexander, V. (1991) Words I Never Thought to Speak: Stories of Life in the Wake of Suicide
Chalifour, Francis (2005) After
Chance, S. (1997) Stronger than Death: When Suicide Touches your Life
Chilstrom, C. (1993) Andrew, You Died Too Soon
Collins, J. (2007) The Seven T’s: Finding Hope & Healing in the Wake of Tragedy
Farr, M. (1999) After Daniel: A Suicide Survivor’s Tale
Fine, Carla (1997) No Time to Say Goodbye: Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One
Gilbert, L. (2004) I might be Nothing
Hays, H. (2005) Surviving Suicide. Life Stories from Those Left Behind
Hartley, M. (1991) Breaking the Silence
Jamison, Kay Redfield (1995) An Unquiet Mind
Jamison, Kay Redfield (1999) Night Falls Fast. Understanding Suicide
Jordan, John R & McIntosh, John, L (2010) Grief after Suicide
Rando, T.A. (2009) Coping with the Sudden Death of Your Loved One.
Rando, T.A. (1991) How to go on Living When Someone You Love Dies.
Rappaport, Nancy ( 2009) In Her Wake: A Child Psychiatrist Explores the Mstery of her Mother’s Suicide
Ross, E. (1986) Life After Suicide – A Ray of Hope for Those Left Behind
Sackett, J. (2005) Goodbye Jeanine: A Mother’s Faith Journey after her Daughter’s Suicide
Shneidman, Edwin.S. (1998) The Suicidal Mind
Smolin, A. & Guinan, J. (1993) Healing After the Suicide of a Loved One
Stiller, B.C. (2000) When Life Hurts – a Three-Fold path to Healing (niece took her life – London, ON)
Survivors of Suicide, Inc. (2004) Recovering from Suicide Loss, A Self-help handbook for those Who Have Lost Someone to Suicide www.phillysos.tripod.com
Traff, C. (2004) The Calm Before the Storm: Recognizing when the Decision to Suicide is Made
Tremblay, C. (2003) Micah A father survives the suicide of his son.
Vanderbilt, G. (1996) A Mother’s Story
Wertheimer, A. (1991) A Special Scar, The Experiences of People Bereaved by Suicide
Wesner, S. (1999) Survivors of Suicide; A Support Group Leader’s Handbook
Wrobleski, A. (1991) Suicide Survivors: A Guide for Those Left Behind”
Books for Children
Silverman, Janis (1999) Help Me Say Goodbye. Activities for Helping Kids Cope When a Special Person Dies
Cammarata, Doreen (2000) Someone I Love Died By Suicide: A Story for Child Survivors and Those Who Care For Them
Suicide Survivor Video
This one fine day 6 people came together and connected in a way that will last forever. These survivors of suicide loss each share their journey of grief through the loss of a loved one to suicide. It was most touching and inspiring to see so much hope that each survivor shares to all. A day of healing and coming together to share and reach out to others and say “you are not alone. You will survive this tragic loss” Please know these brave survivors are doing well since this day of remembering their loved one.
1 hour and 40 minutes.