Suicide prevention for behavioral health providers

Date: 2009
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Manual
Author:  Salvatore T
Publisher:  Montgomery County Emergency Service, Inc.

This booklet describes suicide, suicidal behavior, risk and protective factors as well as recommended community-based activities to mitigate risk.

Settings:  Behavioral Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment, Crisis Centers/Services, Justice System, Law Enforcement, First Responders
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors, Warning Signs
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment, Effective Care/Treatment, Treatment, Respond to Crisis