ERIC Number: EJ430890
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Predicting and Preventing Hospital and Clinic Suicides.
Litman, Robert E.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v21 n1 p56-73 Spr 1991
Discusses key decisions made by mental health staff in the assessment and treatment of suicidal patients in hospitals and clinics. Clarifies the decision process for issues such as hospitalization, timing of discharge, institution of special observation and precautions, choices among treatment modalities, and the role of policy and procedure guidelines. (LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A