Hi! I’m Kayla, I study, research & teach people about suicide. I’m currently researching suicide content online as part of the Loss & Grief Research Group and the Health Education & Social Research Group under the Social Science Connexions Research Institute in Limerick Institute of Technology.
Postgraduate Researcher (MA) focusing on suicide, specifically cybersuicide and related issues. BA (Hons) in Social Care Work. Co-Founding Director of Community Crisis Response Team – A Non-Profit organization physically travelling to people in suicidal distress. Suicide Intervention Instructor and company director at Driving Change Training & Consultancy.
Things you might find here
- Books I’m reading/Have enjoyed you’ll find them on the Bookshelf page
- Some info on me and what work I’m up to
- My blog where I write about things related to suicide, lessons from what I’ve been reading and other musings on whatever I’m coming across or enjoying
- Some ways to connect or get in touch
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