ECPS Associate Professor, Dr. Daniel Cox, and mentor Dr. David Klonsky (UBC Department of Psychology) have been awarded an American Foundation for Suicide Prevention research grant! Their project titled, “What reduces suicide ideation in online crisis chats? A study of crisis counselor & client processes”, was awarded a grant of $82,986. This year, 27 national and international grantees have received grants totaling more than $4.65 million for their research studies aimed at understanding and preventing suicide.
Congratulations on your achievement, Dr. Cox, and best of luck with this important project!