Guiding principles to suicide prevention in correctional facilities

Date: 2011
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Guidelines/Recommendations
Author:  Hayes, LM
Publisher:  National Center on Institutions and Alternatives

These principles provide ongoing measures to ensure inmates with and without apparent risk are protected against suicide. 

Settings:  Justice System, Adult Justice System, Juvenile Justice System
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment, Effective Care/Treatment