The one thing about male suicide that ABC’s Man Up is missing

By Glen Poole It’s a few days since I watched Episode 1 of ABC’s Man Up, a three-part documentary that sends Gus Worland “on a mission to save Aussie men from their biggest killer…themselves”. Since then, I’ve been trying to find a way to constructively articulate the single, most vital point, the program seems to…

Gus Worland calls for Government taskforce to Stop Male Suicide

Triple M’s Gus Worland has called for a Government taskforce to be established to stop male suicide in Australia. Worland’s call came as the first episode of his new three-part documentary series on male suicide, “Man Up“, was broadcast on ABC. According to a report by news.com.au, Worland is committed to lobbying the Government to…

Male Suicide in ACT up 64% and costing economy $216m

Suicide prevention experts will meet at The Stop Male Suicide in ACT seminar in November to discuss the growing male suicide problem in the Australian Capital Territory. Male suicide  is now costing the ACT economy $216m a year and killing three men a month, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) published…