“Yellow September, suicide prevention month – Grab life!” – Awareness action by Alberto Guerreiro, Luís Ramos, Filipa Gomes Tavares, Rosa Veloso and Rui Baeta
Day 13 – Wednesday – 6:00 pm
September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day. This day was created in 2003 with the aim of making governments and citizens aware of the problem of suicide and its prevention. Since 2015, this campaign has been extended to the entire month of September, with the concept of “Yellow September, Suicide Prevention Month” having been created.
This action, promoted by the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health of CHUA – Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Algarve, aims to raise awareness in the entire community about suicide prevention and will be attended by Alberto Guerreiro (Psychologist), Luís Ramos (Psychiatrist), Filipa Gomes Tavares (Internal Physician of Psychiatry), Rosa Veloso (Journalist and Teacher) and Rui Baeta (Singer).