Suicide Prevention in Custody: Self-instructional Course

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American Correctional Association, 1998 - Social Science - 194 pages
This course features current issues and procedures for dealing effectively with the threat of suicide in correctional facilities. The chapters explore the signs and symptoms of suicidal behavior and managing potentially suicidal behaviors. This course teaches you everything you need to know about preventing and handling suicide and suicidal inmates. Equivalent to 20 hours of in-service training. Final test, certificate.

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The Impact Rate and Prevention of Suicides 1
Research on Suicides in Custody 9
How Custodial Environments Influence Suicidal Behavior 23

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