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Promising Practices in Suicide Prevention Across Inuit Nunangat: NISPS Research and Data Collection Project

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Promising Practices in Suicide Prevention Across Inuit Nunangat: NISPS Research and Data Collection Project. Report. Ottawa, ON: Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, 2019. 2-136.
Prepared by Firelight Research Inc.

This report presents findings from an environmental scan that was undertaken to gather information around the following six topic areas:
1. Links between childhood adversity and suicide;
2. Promising practices with respect to addressing child sexual abuse across Inuit Nunangat;
3. Promising practices with respect to social emotional development in Inuit Nunangat;
4. Promising practices with respect to safe shelters focusing on children and youth within Inuit Nunangat;
5. Promising practices with respect to current supports for Inuit within the justice system with a specific focus addressing child sexual abuse; and
6. Promising practices with respect to parenting and family support programs.