ERIC Number: EJ646766
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Psychiatric Inpatients' Perceptions of Written No-Suicide Agreements: An Exploratory Study.
Davis, Steven E.; Williams, Ivan S.; Hays, Larry W.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v32 n1 p51-66 Spr 2002
Psychiatric inpatients admitted for suicidal danger were surveyed regarding their views on the benefits/limitations of written no-suicide agreements. These inpatients, for the most part, rated written no-suicide agreements in a positive manner and in ways consistent with clinical opinion expressed in a number of qualitative/expert opinion articles. (Contains 46 references and 5 tables.) (BF)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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