Sponsoring Organization/Entity:

International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP

International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)

Deputy Premier of the Cayman Islands

Ministry District Administration Tourism and Transport -Cayman Islands

Health City Cayman Islands

Cayman National

Fidelity - Cayman Islands

Dart - Cayman Islands

Greenlight RE - Cayman Islands

Butterfield - Cayman Islands

Cayman Airways - Cayman Islands

Foster's Food Fair IGA - Cayman Islands

Tower - Cayman Islands

St. Matthew's University - Cayman Islands


Syngenta Global

Syngenta Global






Abstract Submission


You are invited to submit an abstract describing an original research work that you wish to present – oral presentation or workshop – at the Conference. Abstracts must present material in a clear manner and feature grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication. Abstracts should take into account the theme of this symposium.

DEADLINE: October 18, 2015


  1. Epidemiology
  2. Factors influencing suicidal behaviour in specific countries
  3. Media, Culture and Identity
  4. Murder suicide
  5. Cyberspace – the good, the bad and the ugly
  6. Bullying and suicidal behaviour
  7. Self-harm and suicidal behaviour
  8. Child physical and sexual abuse and suicidal behaviour


  1. The influence of religious practices on suicidal behaviour
  2. Risk and protective factors in suicidal behaviour
  3. Suicide as criminal behaviour
  4. Drug use and abuse
  5. Life events and suicidal behaviour


  1. Prevention of suicide and suicidal behaviour
  2. Postvention
  3. Counselling and psychotherapy as tools for prevention, intervention and postvention
  4. Pet Therapy, Music Therapy and other adjunctive management therapies
  5. Cognitive Behavioural therapy
  6. Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
  7. Family Therapy



All presenters/delegates must pay their registration fees before their contributions can be included in the conference programme and published.

All abstracts will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee.

Guidelines for Submission of Abstracts

Please read the following information carefully.

All abstracts should be written in English. The authors are responsible for the contents as well as spelling and grammar.

Abstract Submission Form

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