New Strategies for Suicide Risk Assessment: Can we Prevent Suicide?

“She was just there joking with all of us. She was getting ready for Valentine’s Day, explaining how much shopping she had to do, to have enough gifts for everyone. The last thing I thought about was that she would be ending her life.” Lola’s mother, Eileen, inconsolable, said these words to Claire, Lola’s clinician, after Lola was found in the park, hanging and then pronounced dead at the hospital. Claire could not hold back her tears, and being alone in her office, behind her phone, allowed her all the privacy she would need to tear up, with Lola’s mother on the other line.

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The Wrong Training for Your Staff: 5 Additional Ways You Can Tell

“We have already eliminated lots of training providers, initially considered prior to consulting with you. Our last discussion has led to great outcomes, and we now want to hear how we can tell that a training might be wrong one for our staff.” Deline, the CFO of the HOPE Care Center articulated these words to Rodis, the consultant, who then responded, “I am glad to hear about your already positive outcomes. As you requested, let us use our time today and look into some additional ways you and your team could identify the wrong training for your clinicians.”

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