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Suicide as Performance Art

Is the link between social media and suicide a health concern as well? A research study published recently in the journal Crisis examined the role that social media plays in how the public views suicide. The researchers conducting the study also looked at the impact that social media is having on the way people use the Internet to commit suicide. Read More

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Romeo Vitelli, Ph.D. is a psychologist in private practice in Toronto, Canada.

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