Let’s Talk About Suicide Podcast

ABOUT THIS PODCAST

Let’s Talk About Suicide is a JOY 94.9 podcast that provides support, conversation, and comfort to people affected by suicide with a focus on LGBTI QA+ communities.

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In this extra of the Let’s Talk About Suicide podcast, you will hear about Peter’s experience with losing his partner, Des, to suicide. This is the full-length interview recorded with him. Peter Listening to this podcast may raise issues for…

In this extra of the Let’s Talk About Suicide podcast, you will hear about Lara’s experience with losing her good friend, Ingrid, to suicide. This is the full-length interview recorded with her. Lara Listening to this podcast may raise issues…

In this extra of the Let’s Talk About Suicide podcast, you will hear about Beau’s experience with losing his partner, Geoff, to suicide. This is the full-length interview recorded with him. Beau Listening to this podcast may raise issues for…

In this extra of the Let’s Talk About Suicide podcast, you will hear about Alice’s experience with losing her good friend, Ingrid, to suicide. This is the full-length interview recorded with her. Alice Listening to this podcast may raise issues…

In this final episode we talk about how you can remember and honour your loved one. For some people this can be difficult because maybe your relationship with the person who died wasn’t the best at the time of death…

In this episode we talk about the funeral, including some of the challenges you might face both in the planning and on the actual day. The funeral is normally held within a few weeks of the death and it is…

In this episode we talk more about how you can support a person who has lost someone to suicide. If you haven’t yet listened to the previous episode (Episode 11), you should go back and listen to that first, otherwise…

In this episode and the next one we talk about how you can support a person who has lost someone to suicide. Many people have been touched by suicide so it is important to know how to give that support.…

This episode is all about the one year anniversary. When you are grieving any death, the one year anniversary can be a very upsetting time. But with a death by suicide there are other things that can also make it…

There are a lot of occasions that we celebrate in our lives, things like birthdays, wedding anniversaries, Christmas and other religious holidays. But when you’ve lost somebody to suicide, these events can be very hard. What was once was a…

In this episode, we talk about guilt, that feeling that you are responsible or to blame for the suicide in some way. That there was something that you did or... LEARN MORE The post Ep 08 – Understanding Guilt appeared…

In this episode, we talk about how to deal with blame. Sometimes people can blame someone else for a person’s death or attribute someone’s suicide to a particular life event... LEARN MORE The post Ep 07 – Dealing with Blame…

Triggers are a huge thing that people deal with when grieving a suicide death. Everybody we interviewed for this podcast talked about triggers, and you are probably hyper aware of... LEARN MORE The post Ep 06 – Triggers appeared first…

In this episode, we talk about the stigma associated with suicide. Stigma is a mark of shame that people project onto others that is misguided and born from a lack... LEARN MORE The post Ep 05 – Stigma and the…

This episode discusses what you might experience when you are grieving a suicide death. Not only in the initial period after the death, but the weeks, months, and indeed years... LEARN MORE The post Ep 04 – What You Might…

Meet four people who have lost a loved one to suicide: Alice, Beau, Lara, and Peter. It takes a lot of courage to share such a personal experience and to... LEARN MORE The post Ep 03 – Meet Our Courageous…

In this episode, our experts are asked that question that you have probably asked or at least thought about: how long will I grieve for? As you might expect, the... LEARN MORE The post Ep 02 – How Long Will…

Many people are affected by suicide and you may have experienced the suicide of a loved one – a partner, a sibling, a parent, or a friend. It can be... LEARN MORE The post Ep 01 – Talking About Suicide…

This is a short sample of the Let’s Talk About Suicide podcast. You will be able to download all 14 episodes in the series from 30 October, 2019. Many people... LEARN MORE The post Let’s Talk About Suicide – Trailer…

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