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Te Rōpū Rangahau i te Mate Whakamomori me te Hauora Hinengaro | Suicide and Mental Health Research Group

Enrolments open for NEW paper starting July 2019 – Introduction to Suicidology and Suicide Prevention

About us

The Suicide and Mental Health Research Group is a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and clinicians. It contributes to knowledge, policy, and services by conducting high quality research in suicide prevention, mental health and illness.

Our People

Research students are important contributors to the research group and we currently support a number of PhD students. In the last five years publications from the group have focused on suicide and self-harm, and management of mental health care in primary care.

Professor Sunny Collings, Director of the Group, is a practising Consultant Psychiatrist and among New Zealand’s most eminent suicide researchers. Dr Gabrielle Jenkin, a social scientist, and Dr Sarah McKenzie, Postdoctoral Fellow, are the Deputy Directors.