Concerning suicide rates on the rise among Malaysian university students

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Concerning suicide rates on the rise among Malaysian university students by Mind Map: Concerning suicide rates on the rise among Malaysian university students

1. Causes

1.1. Mental health issues

1.1.1. Depression

1.1.1.1. Ashamed to seek help from professional psychiatrist

1.1.1.2. Asian culture

1.1.1.2.1. not telling friends or family about the current state

1.1.1.3. Pressure from parent's expectations

1.1.1.3.1. must get good grades or scholarships

1.1.1.4. Relationships breakup

1.1.1.4.1. quarelling

1.1.1.4.2. unable to get over it

1.2. Discrimination and bully

1.2.1. Racism

1.2.1.1. Malaysian student Jerusha Sanjeevi killed herself. Now her family is suing US university

1.2.2. Gender and sexuality

1.2.2.1. a fragment of local community are still conservative

1.2.2.2. How a gay student’s suicide after being outed is helping Japan’s LGBT community speak up

1.2.3. Socioeconomic status

1.2.3.1. Sunway or Monash or Taylor's perceived as a rich kids' uni

1.2.3.2. Discrimination towards middle-income family students

1.2.3.3. Individuals with low income tend to commit suicide more often than better paid individuals (Tam and Lee 2011)

1.3. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/228486044_Perception_of_Suicidal_Attempts_among_College_Students_in_Malaysia tam and lee 2011

2. Actions

2.1. Promote free counseling services

2.1.1. Befrienders online

2.1.2. Universities announcing counselling services on orientation day

2.2. Host mental health awareness campaigns

2.2.1. Taylor's after the suicide incident

2.2.2. Parents to not emphasize too much on grades

2.2.3. Promote on all available media

2.2.3.1. newspaper

2.2.3.2. online social media

2.2.3.3. radio broadcast

2.2.3.4. flyers

3. Cases

3.1. Sunway University level 6

3.2. Monash Uni SMR

3.3. Taylor's twice a week case

3.4. PhD student in Utah University

4. Effects

4.1. displays unhealthy suicide ideation for other people

4.1.1. might influence friends or family into committing too

4.2. strains suicide survivors metal health

4.2.1. family and friends will be very depressed while grieving