Lifelong Learning in Prevention of Suicide in Europe


The ELLIPSE (or E-LLIPSE) project, co-funded by the Erasmus+ Program of the Europe Union, gives you the opportunity to broaden your knowledge in suicide prevention. In the ELLIPSE Gatekeeper+ educational program and the 12 Steps Safety Plan web application, you will find free material, which is primarily aimed at students in higher education. However, everyone who is interested in suicide prevention can find something new and inspiring, in the course and in the web-application.

The ELLIPSE Gatekeeper+ (EG+) course on the Navoica.pl platform is available in 7 languages (English, German, Hungarian, Norwegian, Polish, Ukrainian and Swedish). The 12 Steps Safety Plan is already available in all these languages.

We are grateful to all of you who joined us in this important work. And we would like to welcome all of you who wish to learn more about how we together can save more lives.

 A lot of great tips and I even saved some to use personally in stressful situations. The breathing techniques are really nice. Psychology Student, Norway


 I started using this app during a very difficult moment in my life, and so far I’m very happy with it. Student of Emergency Medical Services, Poland


 I have learned how you can distract yourself from bad thoughts. Teacher, Sweden


 What I liked the most was the tab with beautiful memories. High school student who wants to help others, Poland

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 The hands-on format and easy access to important persons (significant others as well as institutions) is very good, even crucial, at times when you find yourself in a situation where you can’t think clearly. The app provides a feeling of safety and functions as a ”friend” when you are in need. The step-by-step approach is very good and methodical. Person with own experience of suicidal crisis, Sweden

 I think it can really help people. Psychiatrist. Sweden

A very interesting project, it will definitely be useful to me and some of my friends. I’m going to learn a lot from it.                   I appreciate and love it <3. Pharmacy student, Poland

 I like this application very much, I will definitely recommend it to my friends. Medical student, Poland

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