1.Achievement
2.Suicide Related Publications



Tasks that are continuously performed by TSPC

Implement the suicide prevention strategies, Indicated, Selective, and Universal, based on different targets (e.g. high-risk groups, suicide attempters, general population).

Discuss ways to improve local suicide prevention strategies, and assist in developing the “Acting Locally” interventions.

Evaluate the effectiveness of various suicide prevention interventions, and promote the effective interventions nationwide.

Conduct evidence-based statistical analyze for suicide related data, and use the result as a base for policy-making.

Evaluate and improve the National Suicide Surveillance System (NSSS), a structured nationwide intervention program providing aftercares and referral resources to suicide attempters and their families.

Promote the concept of “suicide prevention gatekeepers”: 1) to ask, 2) to respond and 3) to refer.

Publish educational materials, and provide related resources.

Design educational courses for different personnel.

Monitor suicide related news and work with social media.

Conduct telephone survey to investigate the public awareness of suicide prevention.

Recruit volunteers to promote suicide prevention (Gatekeeper concepts) locally.

Cooperate with international organizations and share suicide prevention experiences (e.g. participate in World Suicide Prevention Day).


Special Projects

2005.12 - 2006

Promote the free suicide prevention helpline, which was set up by the Ministry of Health and Welfare.
Assist the development of mid-and-long-term suicide prevention policies: assist in establishing the pilot city/county and the promoting city/county to implement local suicide prevention frameworks.
Promote suicide prevention plans for elderly veterans.
Develop strategies for preventing charcoal-burning suicides: cooperate with 10 chain stores to add suicide prevention information stickers on charcoal packages.
Develop strategies for preventing suicides from pesticide ingestion: provide “Gatekeeper Training program” for pesticide dealers.
Inspect and assist the community mental health centers.

2007

Establish a response team to monitor and respond to suicide related news: aim to reduce suicide contagion and copycat suicides.
Promote “Gatekeeper Training program” for the military personnel.
Develop strategies for preventing charcoal-burning suicides: print the suicide prevention information (i.e. suicide prevention quotes and helplines) on charcoal packages.

2008

Promote “Gatekeeper Training program” for college students.
Renovate the TSPC website.

2009

Cooperate with religious groups (e.g. Yiguandao) to promote suicide prevention.
Promote suicide prevention information through YouTube.
Develop the TSPC e-learning website.
Setup “Paper Windmill – Cherish Life Series: Mood Examination” booth: cooperate with “Paper Windmill 319 Kid’s Smile” to promote the use of Brief Symptom Rating Scale (BSRS) in the countryside.

2010


Create TSPC Cherishing Life Facebook fan page: promote the concept of “Cherishing Life & Restoring Hope” through the most popular social network in Taiwan.

Host a large-scale World Suicide Prevention Day press conference: the president of Taiwan (Ying-Jeou Ma) attended the conference and gave words of encouragement on the efforts of suicide prevention.
Expend the TSPC e-learning website: provide continuous learning credits to government officers.

2011


Promote suicide prevention in correctional services.

Develop Suicide Prevention Course of Postgraduate Year 1st Year Training Program (PGY): a suicide prevention course for the first-year medical residents.

Cooperate with Taiwan Union of Nurses Association (TUNA) to provide gatekeeper-training and continuing education credits to nurses.

Cooperate with Taiwan Pharmacist Association to provide gatekeeper-training to pharmacists.
Expend the TSPC e-learning website: provide continuing education credits to psychologists.

2012


Develop the Cherishing Life Community Service Course: provide community service credit to college students.

Develop strategies for preventing charcoal-burning suicides: persuade dealers not to display charcoal openly.
Expend the TSPC e-learning website: provide continuing education credits to pharmacists.

Develop a multi-cloud network system: cooperate with cable TV to upload educational and advocacy videos on SuperMOD, which allow users to watch the videos on computers, tablets, and smart phones.

2013


Expend the TSPC e-learning website: provide continuing education credits to physicians, and cooperate with other e-learning platforms to promote the e-learning courses.
Design workplace mental health promotion, and assist in implementing the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Digitize suicide prevention handbooks series to e-books, and cooperate with several e-book platforms.
   

 


Suicide Related Publications

 

2014

Wu, C. Y., Huang, H. C., Wu, S. I., Sun, F. J., Huang, C. R., & Liu, S. I. (2014). Validation of the Chinese SAD PERSONS Scale to Predict Repeated Self-Harm in Emergency Attendees in Taiwan. BMC Psychiatry, 14, 44.
Wu, C. Y., Lin, Y. Y., Chang, M. Y., Huang, L. H., Chen, S. J., Liao, S. C., & Lee, M. B. (2014). Effectiveness of interactive discussion group in suicide risk assessment among general nurses in Taiwan: A randomized controlled trial. Nurse Education Today (Accepted).

2013

Chang, Y. C., & Chiang, Y. C. (2013). Classification of main reasons for suicide identified by suicide survivors and their psychological impact and response patterns in Taiwan. Chung Shan Medical Journal, 24, 12-26.
Chen, W. J., Ho, C. K., Shyu, S. S., Chen, C. C., Lin, G. G., Chou, L. S., Fang, Y. J., Yeh, P. Y., Chung, T. C., & Chou, F. H. (2013). Employing crisis postcards with case management in Kaohsiung, Taiwan: 6-month outcomes of a randomised controlled trial for suicide attempters. BMC Psychiatry, 13, 191.
Chen, W. J., Shyu, S. S., Lin, G. G., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Lee, M. B., & Chou, F. H. (2013). The predictors of suicidality in previous suicide attempters following case management services. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 43(5), 469-478.
Chiang, Y. C., Lee, T. S. H., Yen, L. L., Wu, C. C., Lin, D. C., Hurng, B. S., & Chang H. Y. (2013). Influence of stressors and possible pathways of onset of seventh graders’ suicidal ideation in urban and rural areas in Taiwan. BMC Public Health, 13, 1233.
Wu, C. Y., Chang, C. K., Liu, S. I., Huang, H. C., & Stewart, R. (2013). The Association between Social Relationships and Self-Harm: A Case-control Study in Taiwan. BMC Psychiatry, 13, 101.

2012

Chen, W. J., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Lee, M. B., Lin, G. G., & Chou, F. H. (2012). Community-based case management for the prevention of suicide reattempts in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Community Mental Health Journal, 48, 786-791.
Hung, C. F., Lung, F. W., Hung, T. H., Chong, M. Y., Wu, C. K., Wen, J. K., & Lin, P. Y. (2012). Monoamine oxidase A gene polymorphism and suicide: An association study and meta-analysis. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136(3), 643-649.
Wu, C. Y., Lin, W. H., & Yu, H. (2012). Evaluation of the use of a short suicide risk assessment tool: The ‘SAD PERSONS’ focus group study. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 18 (Suppl. 1), 37.
Wu, C. Y., Whitley, R., Stewart, R., & Liu, S. I. (2012). Pathways to care and health-service experience: A qualitative study on deliberate self-harm in Taiwan. Journal of Nursing Research, 20(1), 32-42.

2011

Chen, W. J., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Chou F. H., Lee, M. B., Lung, F. W., Lin, G. G., Teng, C. Y., Chung, Y. T., Wang, Y. C., & Sun, F. C. (2011). The relationships between quality of life, psychiatric illness and suicidal ideation in geriatric veterans living in a veteran’s home: a structural equation modeling approach. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19(6), 597-601.
Chen, Y. Y., Kwok, R. C. L., & Yip, P. S. F. (2011). Decomposing the widening suicide gender gap: an experience in Taipei City, Taiwan. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136(3), 868-874.
Chen, Y. Y., Wu, K. C. C., Yousuf, S., & Yip, P. S. F. (2011). Suicide in Asia: Opportunities and Challenges. Epidemiologic Reviews, 34(1), 129-144.
Chen, Y. Y., Wu, K. C. C., & Yip, P. S. F. (2011). Suicide prevention through restricting access to suicide means and hotspots. International Handbook of Suicide Prevention: Research, Policy and Practice. Wiley-Blackwell, 545-560.
Chen, Y. Y., & Yip, P. S. F. (2011). Suicide sex ratios after the inception of charcoal-burning suicide in Taiwan and Hong Kong. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 72(4), 566-567.
Chen, Y. Y., Yip, P. S. F., Tsai, C. W., & Fan, H. F. (2011). Media representation of gender patterns of suicide in Taiwan. The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 33(3), 144-150.
Fang, C. K., Lu, H. C., Liu, S. I., & Sun, Y. W., (2011). Religious Beliefs Along the Suicidal Path in Northern Taiwan. OMEGA-Journal of Death and Dying, 63, 255-269.
Ho, W. W., Chen, W. J., Ho, C. K., Lee, M. B., Chen, C. C., & Chou, F. H. (2011). Evaluation of the suicide prevention program in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, using the CIPP evaluation model. Community Mental Health Journal, 47, 542-550.
Hung, C. F., Lung, F. W., Chen, C. H., O’Nions, E., Hung, T. H., Chong, M. Y., Wu, C. K., Wen, J. K., & Lin, P. Y. (2011). Association between suicide attempt and a tri-allelic functional polymorphism in serotonin transporter gene promoter in Chinese patients with schizophrenia. Neuroscience Letters, 504, 242-246.
Kuo, C. J., Gunnell, D., Chen, C. C., Yip, P. S. F., & Chen, Y. Y. (2011). Suicide and non-suicide mortality after deliberate self-harm in a metropolitan city in Asia. British Journal of Psychiatry, 200(5), 405-411.
Law, C. K., Yip, P. S. F., & Chen, Y. Y. (2011). The economic and potential years of life lost of suicide in Taiwan, 1997-2007. The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 32, 153-159.
Lung, F. W., Tzeng, D. S., Huang, M. F., & Lee, M. B. (2011). Association of the MAOA Promoter uVNTR Polymorphism with Suicide Attempts in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder. BMC Medical Genetics, 12(1), 74-84.
Tsai, C. W., Gunnell, D., Chou, Y. H., Kuo, C. J., Lee, M. B., & Chen, Y. Y. (2011). Why do people choose charcoal burning as a method of suicide? An interview based study of survivors in Taiwan. Journal of Affective Disorders, 131(1-3), 402-407.
Wu, C. Y., Stewart, R., Huang, H. C., Prince, M., & Liu, S. I. (2011). The impact of quality and quantity of social support on help-seeking behavior prior to deliberate self-harm. General Hospital Psychiatry, 33, 37-44.
Yip, P. S. F., Caine, E. D., Kwok, R. C. L., & Chen, Y. Y. (2011). A decompositional analysis of the relative contribution of age, sex and methods of suicide to the changing patterns of suicide in Taipei City, 2004-2006. Injury Prevention, 18(3), 187-92.

2010


Chen, Y. Y., Chen, F., & Yip, P. S. F. (2010). The impact of media reporting of suicide on actual suicides in Taiwan, 2002-2005. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 65(10), 934-940.

Chen, C. H., Chou, J. Y., Lai, T. J., & Lee, T. C. (2010). Suicide and unemployment rate in Taiwan, a population-based study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45(4), 447-452.

Chen, Y. Y., Liao, S. F., Ten, P. R., Tsai, C. W., Fan, H. F., Lee, W. C., & Cheng, A. T. A. (2010). The impact of media reporting of the suicide of a singer on suicide rates in Taiwan. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 47(2), 215-21.

Chen, C. H., Lin, T. Y., Lee, T. C., Lai, T. J., Chen, H., Ferri, C. P., & Gossop, M. (2010). Suicide attempts prior to starting methadone maintenance treatment in Taiwan. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 109(1-3), 139-143.

Chen, Y. Y., Tsai, P. C., Chen, P. H., Fan, C. C., Hung, G. C. L., & Cheng, A. T. A. (2010). Effect of media reporting of the suicide of a singer in Taiwan: the case of Ivy Li. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45, 363-369.

Chen, Y. Y., Yip, P. S. F., Lee, C. K. M., Fan, H. F., & Fu, K. W. (2010). Economic fluctuations and suicide: a comparison of Taiwan and Hong Kong. Social Science & Medicine, 71, 2083-2090.

Huang, M. F., Yen, C. F., & Lung, F. W. (2010). Moderators and mediators among panic, agoraphobia symptoms and suicidal Ideation in patients with Panic Disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 51(3), 243-249.

Kuo, C. J., Chen, C. H., Lee, W. C., Chen, W. J., Ferri, C. P. Stewart, R. T., Chen, C. C., Wang, T. N., & Ko, Y. C. (2010). Asthma and suicide mortality among young people: A 12-year follow-up study in Taiwan. American Journal of Psychiatry. 167(9), 1092-1099.

Lee, J. I., Lee, M. B., Liao, S. C., Chang, C. M., Sung, S. C., Chiang, H. C., & Tai, C. W. (2010). Prevalence of Suicidal Ideation and Associated Risk Factors in General Population. J Formos Med Assoc, 109(2), 138-147.

Pan, Y. J., Liao, S. C., & Lee, M. B. (2010). Suicide by Charcoal Burning in Taiwan, 1995-2006. Journal of Affective Disorders, 120(1-3), 254-257.
Tseng, K. C., Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C., Chen, Y. Y., & Lee, M. B. (2010). Factors of early suicide after discharge: A national linkage study for suicide victims in Taiwan. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 40(4), 353-368.

2009


Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C., Chiang, H. C., Chen, Y. Y., Tseng, K. C., Chau, Y. L., Chang, H. J., & Lee, M. B. (2009). Gender differences in healthcare service utilization 1 year before suicide national record linkage study. British Journal of Psychiatry, 195, 459-460.

Chen, W. J., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Lee, M. B., Chung, Y. T., Wang, Y. C., Lin, G. G., Lu, R. Y., Sun, F. C., & Chou, F. H. (2009). The suitability of the BSRS-5 for assessing elderly who have attempted suicide and need to be referred for professional mental health consultation in a metropolitan city, Taiwan. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 24(10), 1151-1157.

Chen, Y. Y., Chiang, C. M., Liao, S. C., & Lee, M. B. (2009). Suicide sex ratio: the interaction between mental illness and suicide methods. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 70(2), 294-295.

Chen, Y. Y., Gunnell, D., & Lu, T. H. (2009). Descriptive epidemiological study of sites of suicide jumps in Taipei, Taiwan. Injury Prevention, 15(1), 41-44.

Chen, Y. Y., Lee, M. B., Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C. (2009). Methods of Suicide in Different Psychiatric Diagnostic Groups. Journal of Affective Disorders, 118, 196-200..

Chen, Y. Y., Liao, S. C., Chiang, H. C., & Lee, M. B. (2009). Suicide sex ratio: the interaction between mental illness and suicide methods. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 70(2), 294-295.

Chen, Y. Y., Liao, S. C., & Lee, M. B. (2009). Health Care Use by Victims of Charcoal-Burning Suicide in Taiwan. Psychiatric Services, 60, 126.

Chen, Y. Y., Park, N. S., & Lu, T. H. (2009). Suicide methods used by women in Korea, Sweden, Taiwan and the United states. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association, 108(6), 452-459.

Chen, Y. Y., & Yip, P. S. F. (2009). Prevention of suicide by jumping: experiences from Taipei City (Taiwan), Hong Kong and Singapore. Oxford Textbook of Suicidology and Suicide Prevention. Oxford University Press, 569-572.

Pan, Y. J., Lee, M. B., Chiang, H. C., & Liao, S. C. (2009). The recognition of diagnosable psychiatric disorders in suicide cases' last medical contacts. General Hospital Psychiatry, 31(2), 181-184.

Pan, Y. J., Lee, M. B., & Lin, C. S. (2009). Physician Suicide in Taiwan, 2000-2008: Preliminary Findings. J Formos Med Assoc, 108(4), 328-332
Wu, C. Y. (2009). Help-seeking behaviour and deliberate self-harm in Taiwan. PhD thesis. UK: King’s College London (Institute of Psychiatry).

2008


Chang, H. J., Yang, C. Y., Lin, C. R., Ku, Y. L., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Determinants of Suicidal Ideation in Taiwanese Urban Adolescents. J Formos Med Assoc, 107(2), 156-164.

Chen, Y. Y., & Yip, P. S. F. (2008). Rethinking suicide prevention in Asian countries. Lancet, 372(9650), 1629-1630.

Gau, S. S., Chen, Y. Y., Tsai, F. J., Lee, M. B., Chiu, Y. N., Soong, W. T., Hwu, H. G. (2008). Risk factors for suicide in Taiwanese college students. Journal of American College Health, 57(2), 135-142.

Hung, G. C. L., Huang, M. C., Gau, S. S. F., & Chen, Y. Y. (2008). Childhood sexual abuse and suicidal behavior. Taiwanese Journal of Psychiatry, 22(4), 268-277.

Liao, S. C., Lee, M. B., & Chiang, H. C. (2008). The Structured Intervention for Suicide Attempters. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 12(6), 713-721.
Lung, F. W., & Lee, M. B. (2008). The five-item Brief-Symptom Rating Scale as a suicide ideation screening instrument for psychiatric inpatients and community residents. BMC Psychiatry, 8, 53.

Pan, Y. J., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Charcoal burning and maternal filicide-suicide trends in Taiwan: the impact of accessibility of lethal methods. J Formos Med Assoc, 107(10), 811-815.

2007


Chiu, S. H., Ko, H. C.*(Corresponding Author), Wu, J. Y., Cheng, C. P. (2007). Depression Moderated the Effect of Exposure to Suicide News on Suicidality among College Students in Taiwan. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 37, 585-592.
Kuo, C. J., Conwell, Y., Yu, Q., Chiu, C. H., Chen, Y. Y., Tsai, S. Y., & Chen, C. C. (2007). Suicide by charcoal burning in Taiwan: implications for means substitution by a case-linkage study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 43(4), 286-290.

Wu, C. C., Chen, Y. Y., & Lee, M. B. (2007). Ethical Analysis of Suicide and Suicide Prevention. Journal of Medical Education, 11(2), 95-103.

Yu, H. S., Chen, Y. Y., Chen, C. C., Chiu, C. H., Kuo, C. J., Chang, H., & Sung, Y. J. (2007). Socioeconomic factors and suicide mortality trend in Taipei City, 1991-2004. Taiwan Journal of Public Health, 26(1), 66-74.

2006


Chang, C. M., Lai, T. J., Chou, M. C., & Lee, M. C. (2006). The experiences, knowledge, attitudes, and confidences of suicide prevention among general practitioners. Taiwanese Journal of Psychiatry, 20 (2), 134-144.
Chen, Y. Y., & Lu, T. H. (2006). Suicide prevention is not just about treating depression. Injury Prevention, 12, 208.

Chen, Y. Y., Lu, T. H., Lee, H. J., Chiu, C. H., & Chen, C. C. (2006). Comparison of method-specific suicide rates between Taiwan and South Korea. Taipei City Medical Journal, 3(10), 982-991.

Chiang, H. C., Tai, C. W., Lee, M. B., Wang, M. K., Chang, W. Y., & Tsai, P. H. (2006). Current issues of suicide in the elderly. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 353-361.

Chiu, C. H., Kuo, C. J., Chen, Y. Y., Chen, C. C., Lee, M. B., Lin, C. H., Huang, D., & Lin, C. C. (2006). Comparison of epidemiological characteristics between first-ever and repeated suicide attempters. Taipei City Medical Journal, 3(10), 1000-1007.
Chiu, C. H., & Lee, M. B. (2006). Characteristics of the suicide attempters. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 339-342.

Hish, Y. P., Lee, M. B., & Chang, H. J. (2006). Suicide and schizophrenia. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 362-366.

Huang, C. W., Chiang, H. C., Lee, M. B., & Tai, C. W. (2006). Suicide prevention for the adolescents. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 343-352.

Kuo, C. J., Chen, Y. Y., Chiu, C. H., & Chen, C. C. (2006). Comparison of demographic characteristics between suicide completion and suicide attempt in Taipei City. Taipei City Medical Journal, 3(10), 992-999.

Lee, M. B., & Liao, S. C. (2006). Risk Factors and Prevention Strategy of Suicide. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 367-375.

Lee, M. B., Tai, C. W., Liao, S. C., & Chiang, H. C. (2006). The Strategy and Prospects of Suicide Prevention in Taiwan. The Journal of Nursing, 53(6), 5-13.
Lin, C. H., Chiu, C. H., Chen, Y. Y., Kuo, C. J., Chen, C. C., Dy, H., & Lin, C. C. (2006). Characteristics of suicide attempters in Taipei City. Taipei City Medical Journal, 3(10), 1008-1016.

Lu, T. H., Chen, Y. Y., Tu, C. C., & Sung, Y. J. (2006). Method-specific suicide rates in Taipei City, 2002-2005. Taipei City Medical Journal, 3(10), 970-981.

Su, T. W., & Lee, M. B. (2006). Epidemiology of suicide. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 10(3), 329-338.

2005


Chen, P. Y., Yu, S. H., Huang, C. W., Chen, Y. Y., Chen, C. C., & Lee, M. B. (2005). Theories of suicidal behaviors from a bio-psycho-social perspective. Taipei City Medical Journal, 2(8), 686-696.
Cheng, I. C., & Lee, M. B. (2005). Clinical characteristics associated with suicide in psychiatric in-patients. Taipei City Medical Journal, 12(4), 382-391.

Kuo, C. J., Chiu, C. H., Chen, C. C., Tang, H. S., Chen, Y. Y., & Lee, M. B. (2005). Trends in characteristics of suicide in Taipei city, 1994-2003. Taipei City Medical Journal, 2(2), 146-155.

Lee, M. B. (2005). Suicide prevention and medical education. Journal of Medical Education, 8(4), 369-370.

Su, T. W., Chiu, C. H., Kuo, C. J., Chen, C. C., & Lee, M. B. (2005). Epidemiology of suicide. Taipei City Medical Journal, 2(1), 6-14.

2004


Lee, M. B. (2004). Prevention of suicide. Taiwanese Journal of Psychiatry, 18(3), 153-154.
Lee, M. B., Chen, C. C., Kuo, C. J., & Chiu, C. H. (2004). Center for suicide prevention. Taipei City Medical Journal, 1(1), 97-98.

2003


Huang, L. C., & Lee, M. B. (2003). Depressive disorder and suicide. Formosan Journal of Medicine, 7(6), 929-934.

2000


Hung, C. I., Liu, C. Y., Liao, M. N., Chang, Y. H., Yang, Y. Y., & Yeh, E. K. (2000). Self destructive acts during medical general hospitalization. General Hospital Psychiatry, 22, 115-121.

1996


Liu, C. Y., Bai, Y. M., Lin, C. C., Yang, Y. Y., Sim, C. B., Lee, C. H. (1996). Suicide and parasuicde in psychiatric inpatients: ten years experience at a general hospital in Taiwan. Psychological Reports, 79, 683-690.

 



Conference Presentations

2011

Oral

Chen, Y. Y. (2011). Media representation of gender patterns of suicide in Taiwan. The 13th International Congress of the International Federation of PsychiatricEpidemiology. Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Chen, Y. Y. (2011) Epidemiologic characteristics and mortality outcomes among suicide attempters in Taipei City, Taiwan. The 26th World Congress of the International Association of Suicide Prevention. Beijing, China.
Fang, C. K. (2011). Physician’s Spiritual Well-Being Scale. The 33rd Annual Meeting of Association of Death Education and Counseling and the 9th International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society. Miami, USA.
Fang, C. K., Lin, C. F., Lin, S. R., Shiu, M. N., Kao, S. C., & Fang, C. C. (2011). Multi-disciplinary Alcohol Reduction Service for Suicide Prevention: Preliminary Report. The 26th World Congress International Association for Suicide Prevention, Beijing, China.

Poster

Chen, Y. Y., Hung, G. C. L., & Huang, M. C. (2011). Childhood adversities and suicide attempts among alcoholic patients in Taiwan. 26th World Congress of the International Association of Suicide Prevention. Beijing, China.
Chen, J. Y., Ko, H. C. (2011). Differences in Neuroticism, Rumination, and Depression between Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and Suicide Attempts among Junior High School Students in Taiwan. The 7th international Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Istanbul, Turkey.
Chen, Y. Y., Yip, P. S. F., Lee, C., Fan, H. F., & Fu, K. W. (2011). Economic fluctuations and suicide: A comparison of Taiwan and Hong Kong. 13th International Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology. Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Fang, C. K. (2011). Constructivism in Psychotherapy for Survivors of Suicide. The 33rd Annual Meeting of Association of Death Education and Counseling & the 9th International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society. Miami, USA.
Fang, C. K., Chiang, Y. C., Hsiao, H. W., Lin, S. R., Shiu, M. N., Kao, S. C., & Fang, C. C. (2011). To Promote A New Gatekeeper Model in Taiwan: Preliminary Acceptance Rate in Three Different Groups. The 26th World Congress International Association for Suicide Prevention, Beijing, China.
Fang, C. K., & Hu, J. C. (2011). 2010 International Survivors of Suicide Day in Taiwan. The 26th World Congress International Association for Suicide Prevention, Beijing, China.

2010

Oral

Chen, Y. Y. (2010). Clinical and Sociodemographic Characteristics of Charcoal Burning Suicide Attempters in Taiwan. 4th Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Brisbane, Australia.

Poster

Chou, C. H., Ko, H. C., Wu, J. Y. W., & Cheng, C. P. (2010). Prevalence and Psychosocial Risks for Suicide Attempts among Males and Females College Students in Taiwan. p.S19-4, 2010 The 4th Asian Congress of Health Psychology, Hoeard International House ,Taipei.
2009

Oral


Chen, Y. Y. (2009). Methods of suicide in different psychiatric diagnostic groups. 12th International Congress of International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology. Vienna, Austria.

Poster


Chou, F. H., Chen, W. J., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Kuo, M. H., Su, C. Y., & Lee, M. B. (2009). The effectiveness of suicide prevention program in a Taiwan metropolitan city. APA 162nd annual meeting in San Francisco.

Ho, W. W., Chen, W. J., Chou, F. H., Lin, G. G., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Chung, Y. T., Sun, P. C., & Sun, F. C. (2009). Evaluation for suicide prevention strategy in Nanzih veteran house: application of the CIPP model. The Second World Congress of Asian Psychiatry in Taipei, Taiwan.
2008

Oral


Chang, C. M., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Sex differences in the health care utilization before committing suicide: a population-based study in Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.

Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C., Chiang, H. C., Chen, Y. Y., Tseng, K. C., Chau, Y. L., Chang, H. J., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Health care utilization in the 12 months before committing suicide: The national record linkage study for suicide. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.

Chattopadhyay, S., Ray, P., Chen, H. S., Lee, M. B., & Jiang, A. (2008). Suicidal Risk Evaluation using a Similarity-based Classifier. The 4th International conference on Advanced Data Mining And Applications (ADMA 2008), Chengdu, China.

Chen, Y. Y. (2008). Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of charcoal burning suicide in Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong, China.

Chiang, H. C., Liao, H. S., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Suicide Surveillance/Aftercare System: Experience from Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.
Fang, C. K., Lu, H. C., & Li, Y. C. (2008). The process and effect of group therapy on survivors of suicide. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of International Association for Suicide Prevention. Hong Kong, China.

Fang, C. K., Lu, H. C., & Liu, S. I. (2008). Suicidal plan and attempt among religious organizations in North Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of International Association for Suicide Prevention. Hong Kong, China.
Tan, H. K. L., et al. (2008). The Case Management Suicide Prevention Program in Taoyuan, Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.

Poster


Chen, W. J., Chen, C. C., Lee, M. B., Ho, C. K., Chou, F. H. C., Lin, G. G., & Chung, Y. T. (2008). Is BSRS-5 suitable for assessing the suicide-attempted elderly in a community? The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.
Chiang, H. C., Liao, H. S., & Lee, M. B. (2008). National Suicide Surveillance/Afterare System: Challenges and Debates in Taiwan. The 41st American Association Suicidology (AAS) Annual Conference: Advancing Suicidology: Embracing Diversity in Research and Practice, Boston, Massachusetts.

Chou, F. H. C., Chen, C. C., Ho, C. K., Lee, M. B., Chen, W. J., Lin, G. G., & Wang, Y. C. (2008). Evaluation for suicide prevention strategy in Nanzih Veteran House: Application of the CIPP model. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.

Tseng, K. C., Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C., Chen, Y. Y., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Factors of early suicide after discharge: A national linkage study for suicide victims in Taiwan. The 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, Hong Kong.

Tseng, K. C., Chang, C. M., Liao, S. C., Chiang, H. C., Chen, Y. Y., Chau, Y. L., Chang, H. J., & Lee, M. B. (2008). Factors of early suicide after discharge from psychiatric wards in Taiwan. The 46th Anniversary of the Society of Psychiatry, Tainan, Taiwan.
2007

Oral


Chang, C. M., Lu, T. H., & Lee, M. B. (2007). Changes in filicide-suicide in Taiwan, 1992-2005. XXIV World Congress – IASP, Killarney, Ireland.
Chattopadhyay, S. (2007). Early Detection System for Suicide Prevention. The 9th IEEE Healthcom 2007 International Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.

Chattopadhyay, S. (2007). Levels of- or Channels for- Data Collection on Suicide Informatics. The 9th IEEE Healthcom 2007 International Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.

Chattopadhyay, S, Ray, P, Lee, M. B, & Chen, H. S. (2007). Towards the Design of an e-Health System for Suicide Prevention. IASTED Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing, Palma de Malorca, Spain.

Chen, Y. Y. (2007). Do men prefer violent suicide methods? A comparison of South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan and the US. The 11th International Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology. Göteborg Sweden.
Chiang, H. C. (2007). Privacy Issues in Suicide Surveillance. The 9th IEEE Healthcom 2007 International Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.

Fang, C. K., Lu, H. C., & Li, Y. C. (2007). The content analysis of story telling group of survivors of suicide. The 24th World Congress International Association for Suicide Prevention, Killarney, Ireland.

Lee, M. B. (2007). Evidence-Based Strategy Development in Taiwan’s Suicide Prevention. The 9th IEEE Healthcom 2007 International Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.

Liao, S. C. (2007). From Epidemiology to Brain Image—Suicide Risk Assessment. The 9th IEEE Healthcom 2007 International conference, Taipei, Taiwan.

Liao, S. C., Lee, M. B., Chen, W. J., Yang, M. J., Tan, H. K. L. & TPMS Research Group (2007). Compositional Factor of Urbanization Associated with Suicidal Ideation In Community: A Multilevel Analysis from Taiwan Psychiatric Morbidity Survey (TPMS). XXIV World Congress – IASP, Killarney, Ireland.

Poster


Chang, C. M., Lu, T. H., & Lee, M. B. (2007). Changes of Filicide –suicide in Taiwan, 1992-2005. Biannual Congress of International Association of Suicide Prevention, Kilaney, Ireland.
Chun, C. L., Yao, Y. C., Ng, C. J., Chang, C. M., & Liu, C. Y. (2007). Predictors of Failed to Return Psychiatric Outpatients among First Suicide Attempters. The 45th Anniversary of the Society of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
2006

Oral


Chang, C. M. (2006). Maternal filicide-suicide in Taiwan, 2002-2005. The Congress of Formosa Medical Association, Taipei, Taiwan.
Chang, C. M. (2006). Maternal filicide-suicide in Taiwan, 2001-2004. The 12th Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists Scientific Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan.

Chang, C. M. (2006). Management and follow-up for suicide attempters in medical settings. The Suicide Prevention Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.
Chang, C. M. (2006). Prevention and Management of Suicide Attempters in Hospitals, Society of Emergency & Critical Care. Medicine Annual Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan.

Chang, C. M., Liu, C. Y., Lai, T. J., & Lee, M. B. (2006). Filicide-Suicide in Taiwan. The Annual Conference of the Formosan Medical Association, Taiwan. Taipei.
Chen, Y. Y., Lin, J. J., & Lu, T. H. (2006). Women of different ages in different countries used different methods to kill themselves, a comparison of Sweden, Taiwan and the US. Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association, Toronto, Canada.

Chiang, H. C., Chen, H. S., Tai, C. W., & Lee, M. B. (2006). National Suicide Surveillance System: Experience in Taiwan. IEEE Healthcom 2006, 8th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Application & Services, New Delhi, India.
Fang, C. K., Liu, S. I., Chen, Y., & Lu, H. C. (2006). To Facilitate Survivors of Suicide to Break Silence: a Pilot Project. The 12th Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists Scientific meeting. Taipei, Taiwan.

Poster

Chang, C. M, & Lu, T. H. (2006). Health care contact before suicide. The 137th APA Annual meeting, Toronto, Canada.
Chiang, H. C., Chen, J. Y., Cheng, J. J., & Tan, H. K. L. (2006). Stigma and Help Receiving Experiences of Suicide Attempters. The 39th American Association Suicidology (AAS) Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.
Chiang, H. C., Liao, S. C., & Lee, M. B. (2006). Suicide Prevention in Taiwan - With a focus on National Suicide Surveillance System. The 12th Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists Scientific Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan.

Fang, C. K., & Li, P. Y. (2006). The Precipitating Factors of Suicidal Behaviors among Terminal Cancer Patients with Depression. Annual Meeting of American Association of Suicidology. Seattle, USA.