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VIDEO: Four signs a patient is at high-risk for suicide

May 22, 2017

SAN DIEGO — In this video, J. John Mann, MD, of Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, discusses how science can aid clinicians in recognizing individuals at high-risk for suicide.

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Suicidality rates differ among transgender adults

May 18, 2017
Transgender adults had significantly higher rates of suicidal ideation and attempts, with suicidal ideation more common in male-to-female individuals and attempted…
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Study shows importance of screening for nonsuicidal self-injury

May 17, 2017
Physical or sexual abuse significantly increased risk for nonsuicidal self-injury among adolescents referred to a community or inpatient mental health setting, according…
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Adolescent suicidality, self-harm doubles in US hospitals

May 4, 2017
From 2008 to 2015, suicidality and serious self-harm nearly doubled among children aged 15 to 17 years presenting to a hospital, according to data presented at the…
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Impulsivity, Aggression, and Suicide Risk in Patients with Schizophrenia

Psychiatric Annals, October 2013, Volume 43 Issue 10
1. Recognize the threat for impulsivity, aggression and suicide in patients with schizophrenia. 2. Assess the risk for…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services February 2016 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include identity in transgenderism, mental health facility design, and transition from adolescent services to…
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VIDEO: Data shows accuracy of a new acute suicidal crisis state measure

May 16, 2016
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VIDEO: Four signs a patient is at high-risk for suicide

May 22, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, J. John Mann, MD, of Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, discusses how science can aid…

In the Journals

Suicidality rates differ among transgender adults

May 18, 2017
Transgender adults had significantly higher rates of suicidal ideation and attempts, with suicidal ideation more common in male-to-female individuals…

In the Journals

Study shows importance of screening for nonsuicidal self-injury

May 17, 2017
Physical or sexual abuse significantly increased risk for nonsuicidal self-injury among adolescents referred to a community or inpatient mental…

Meeting News

Adolescent suicidality, self-harm doubles in US hospitals

May 4, 2017
From 2008 to 2015, suicidality and serious self-harm nearly doubled among children aged 15 to 17 years presenting to a hospital, according to data…

In the Journals

ED intervention reduces suicide attempts in at-risk adults

May 1, 2017
An intervention initiated in the ED reduced suicide attempts among adults a recent suicide attempt or ideation, according to findings published in…

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Childhood hardships increase risk for suicide

April 20, 2017
Childhood aversity, such as residential instability and parental suicide, increased risk for suicide in adolescence or young adulthood, according to…

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Substance abuse may indicate suicide risk in women

April 11, 2017
Among individuals receiving care within the Veterans Health Administration, substance use disorders were associated with higher risk for suicide…

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Deliberate self-harm increases risk for violent crime

April 5, 2017
Individuals who deliberately self-harmed were more likely to commit violent crime, suggesting a link between the two. “Several psychiatric…

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Mortality risk higher in individuals with severe mental illness

March 31, 2017
Mortality risk was higher among individuals with severe mental illness, particularly those of white British ethnicity. “The association…

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Risk for repeat self-harm highest in first 30 days

March 23, 2017
Repeat self-harm was common in adults treated for deliberate self-harm, particularly among those who used firearms or other violent methods. …

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