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Author Cutcliffe, John R., 1966-

Title Suicide and self-harm : an evidence-informed approach / John Cutcliffe and Jose Carlos Santos
Published London : Quay Books, 2012
London : Quay Books, [2012]


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Description ix, 293 pages ; 22 cm
Contents ch. 1 Introduction -- ch. 2 A review of suicide and self-harm prevention policies and national suicide prevention strategies -- ch. 3 Assessing risk of suicide and self-harm -- ch. 4 Managing the physical environment and the milieu -- ch. 5 Custodial ̀defensive' practices such as containment, seclusion, observations, and no-suicide contracts -- ch. 6 Pharmacological interventions -- ch. 7 Talking therapies: cognitive behavioural therapy and dialectical behaviour therapy -- ch. 8 Engagement and inspiring hope: reconnecting the person with humanity - an introduction to the nursing care of the suicidal person -- ch. 9 Engagement - reconnecting the person with humanity: the three stages -- ch. 10 Suicide following discharge - managing the transition from inpatient to community -- ch. 11 Dealing with the aftermath of suicide - mental health practitioners as suicide survivors and exploring required support systems --
ch. 12 The way ahead - practice, policy, education and research issues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Suicidal behavior -- Treatment.
Author Santos, José Carlos, 1965-
ISBN 1856424332 (Paper)