Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
×
Home
  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: October 2014

Section 6 - Suicide Prevention

Recommend this book

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide
  • Online ISBN: 9781139519502
  • Book DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139519502
Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address
Who would you like to send this to *
×

References

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) (2013). Suicide Prevention: Saving Lives One Community at a Time. Available at: http://www.afsp.org/index.cfm?page_id=598DA610-DC4C-A681-45A4701729BA0C93 (accessed 14 January 2013).
Brown, G. K. (2001). A Review of Suicide Assessment Measures for Intervention Research with Adults and Older Adults. PhD thesis, University of Pennsylvania.
Brown, G. K., Havem, T. T., Henriques, G. R., et al. (2005). Cognitive therapy for the prevention of suicide attempts. JAMA, 294, 563–570.
Carrigan, C. G., & Lynch, D. J. (2003). Managing suicide attempts: guidelines for the primary care physician. Primary Care Companion Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 5(4), 169–174.
Fawcett, J. (1997). The detection and consequences of anxiety in clinical depression. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 58(Suppl 8), 35–40.
Fawcett, J. (2001). The anxiety disorders, anxiety symptoms and suicide. In D. Wasserman (Ed.) Suicide: An Unnecessary Death (pp. 59–63). London: Martin Dunitz Ltd.
Fiedorowicz, J. G., Weldon, K., & Bergus, G. (2010). Determining suicide risk (hint: a screen is not enough). Journal of Family Practitioners, 59, 256–260.
Gibbons, R. D., Brown, C. H., Hur, K., et al. (2012). Suicidal thoughts and behavior with antidepressant treatment. Archives of General Psychiatry, 69(6), 580–587.
Gilbody, S., Whitty, P., Grimshaw, J., et al. (2003). Educational and organizational interventions to improve the management of depression in primary care: a systematic review. JAMA, 289, 3145–3151.
Hirschfeld, R. M. A., Williams, J. B. W., Spitzer, R. L., et al. (2000). Development and validation of a screening instrument for bipolar spectrum disorder: The Mood Disorder Questionnaire. American Journal of Psychiatry, 157, 1873–1875.
Isometsa, E. T., Heikkinen, M. E., Marttunen, M. J., et al. (1995). The last appointment before suicide: is suicide intent communicated?American Journal of Psychiatry, 152(6), 919–922.
Jacobs, D., & Brewer, M. (2004). APA Practice Guideline provides recommendations for assessing and treating patients with suicidal behaviors. Psychiatric Annals, 34(5), 373–380.
Lake, C. R., & Baumer, J. (2010). Academic psychiatry’s responsibility for increasing the recognition of mood disorders and risk for suicide in primary care. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 23, 157–166.
Lester, D. (2012). Suicide prevention by lethal means restriction. In R. I. Simons, R. E. Hales, & V. A. Arlington. (Eds.) The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Suicide Assessment and Management, 2nd edn (pp. 581–592). American Psychiatric Publishing,
Luoma, J. B., Martin, C. E., & Pearson, J. L. (2002). Contact with mental health and primary care providers before suicide: a review of the evidence. American Journal of Psychiatry, 159, 909–916.
Mann, J. J., Apter, A., Bertolete, J., et al. (2005). Suicide prevention strategies: a systematic review. JAMA, 294, 2064–2074.
Nease, D. E., & Malouin, J. M. (2003). Depression screening: a practical strategy. Journal of Family Practice, 52, 118–126.
Nimalasuriya, K., Compton, M. T., & Guillory, V. J. (2009). Screening adults for depression in primary care: A position statement of the American College of Preventive Medicine. Journal of Family Practice, 58, 535–538.
Pompoli, M., Innamorati, M., & Lester, D. (2012). Suicide prevention programs. In R. I. Simons, R. E. Hales, & V. A. Arlington. (Eds.) The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Suicide Assessment and Management, 2nd edn (pp. 593–619). American Psychiatric Publishing.
Russell, L. (2010). Mental Health Care Services in Primary Care Tackling the Issues in the Context of Health Care Reform. Center for American Progress. Available at: http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/healthcare/report/2010/10/04/8466/mental-health-care-services-in-primary-care/ (accessed 4 January 2013).
Simon, R. I. (2008) Suicide. In R. E. Hales, S. C. Yudofsky, G. O. Gabbards, & V. A. Arlington (Eds.) APA Textbook of Psychiatry The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, 5th edn (pp. 1637–1654). American Psychiatric Publishing.
Sudak, D., Roy, A., Sudak, H., et al. (2007). Deficiencies in suicide training in primary care specialties: a survey of training directors. Academic Psychiatry, 31, 345–349.
Sudak, H. S. (2009). Psychiatric emergencies. In B. J. Sadoc, V. A. Sadock, & P. Ruiz. (Eds.) Kaplan and Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 9th edn (pp. 2717–2732). Philadelphia: PA Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). (2009). Screening of depression in adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. Annals of Internal Medicine, 151, 784–792.
Wasserman, D., Rihmer, Z., Rejescu, D., et al. (2012). The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) guidance on suicide treatment and prevention. European Psychiatry, 27, 129–141.
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Mental Health Program and Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) (2009). Suicide prevention toolkit for rural primary care: The suicide Prevention Primer. Available at: http://www.sprc.org/sites/sprc.org/files/library/primer.pdf (accessed 14 January 2013).
World Health Organization, Department of Mental Health (WHO) (2000). Preventing suicide: a resource for general physicians. Available at: http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2000/WHO_MNH_MBD)00.1.pdf (accessed 14 January 2013).

References

Allen, M. H., Forster, P., Zealberg, J., & Currier, G. (2002). Report and Recommendations Regarding Psychiatric Emergency and Crisis Services: A Review and Model Program Descriptions. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Psychiatric Emergency Services.
American Psychiatric Association. (2003). Practice Guideline for the Assessment and Treatment of Patients with Suicidal Behaviors. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.
Brown, G. K., Ten Have, T., Henriques, G. R., et al. (2005). Cognitive therapy for the prevention of suicide attempters: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Association, 294, 563–570.
Daigle, M. S. (2005). Suicide prevention through means restriction: Assessing the risk of substitution. A critical review and synthesis. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 37, 625–632.
Drew, B. L. (2001). Self-harm behavior and no-suicide contracting in psychiatric inpatient settings. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 15, 99–106.
Ellis, T. E., Allen, J. G., Woodson, H., Frueh, B. C., & Jobes, D. A. (2009). Implementing an evidence-based approach to working with suicidal inpatients. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 73, 339–354.
Glass, N., Eden, K. B., Bloom, T., & Perrin, N. (2010). Computerized aid improves safety decision process for survivors of intimate partner violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 25, 1947–1964.
Jobes, D. A., (2006). Managing Suicidal Risk: A Collaborative Approach. New York: The Guilford Press.
Joiner, T. E., Steer, R. A., Brown, G., et al. (2003). Worst-point suicidal plans: A dimension of suicidality predictive of past suicide attempts and eventual death by suicide. Behavior Research and Therapy, 41, 1469–1480.
Kelly, K. T., & Knudson, M. P. (2000). Are no-suicide contracts effective in preventing suicide in suicidal patients seen by primary care physicians?Archives of Family Medicine, 9, 1119–1121.
Kessler, R. C., Berglund, P., Borges, G., Nock, M., & Wang, P. S. (2005). Trends in suicide ideation, plans, gestures, and attempts in the United States, 1990–1992 to 2001–2003. Journal of the American Medical Association, 293, 2487–2495.
Kroll, J. (2000). Use of no-suicide contracts by psychiatrists in Minnesota. Am J Psychiatry, 157, 1684–1686.
Knox, K. L., Stanley, B., Currier, G. W., et al. (2012). An Emergency Department-Based Brief Intervention for Veterans at Risk for Suicide (SAFE VET). American Journal of Public Health, 102 (No. S1), S33–S37.
Linehan, M. (1993). Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder. New York: Guilford.
Reid, W. H. (1998). Promises, promises: Don’t rely on patients’ non-suicide, no-violence ‘contracts’. Journal of Practice Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, 4, 316–318.
Rudd, M. D. (2006). The Assessment and Management of Suicidality. Sarasota, FL: Professional Resource Press.
Rudd, M. D., Joiner, T., & Rajab, M. H. (2001). Treating Suicidal Behavior: An Effective, Time-Limited Approach. New York: Guilford.
Shaffer, D., & Pfeffer, C. (2001). Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with suicidal behavior. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 40, 24S–51S.
Simon, R. I. (2007). Gun safety management with patients at risk for suicide. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior, 37, 518–526.
Stanford, E. J., Goetz, R. R., & Bloom, J. D. (1994). The no-harm contract in the emergency assessment of suicidal risk. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 55, 344–348.
Stanley, B. (2013). Brief Interventions in the Emergency Department with Suicidal Veterans: Safety Planning and Structured Follow-up Monitoring. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, CA, May, 2013.
Stanley, B., & Brown, G. K. (with Karlin, B., Kemp, J., Von Bergen, H.) (2008). Safety Plan Treatment Manual to Reduce Suicide Risk: Veteran Version. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of Veterans Affairs.
Stanley, B., & Brown, G. K. (2012). Safety planning intervention: A brief intervention to mitigate suicide risk. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 19, 256–264.

References

Busch, K. A., Fawcett, J., & Jacobs, D. G. (2003). Clinical correlates of inpatient suicide. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 64, 14–19.
Chiles, J. A., & Strosahl, K. (1995). The Suicidal Patient: Principles of Assessment. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press.
Drew, B. L. (2001). Self-harm behavior and no-suicide contracting in psychiatric inpatient settings. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 15, 99–106.
Drye, R. C., Goulding, R. L., & Goulding, M. E. (1973). No-suicide decisions: patient monitoring of suicidal risk. American Journal of Psychiatry, 130, 170–174.
Edwards, S., & Harries, M. (2007). No-suicide contracts and no-suicide agreements: a controversial life. Australasian Psychiatry, 15, 484–489.
Edwards, S. J., & Sachmann, M. D. (2010). No-suicide contracts, no-suicide agreements, and no-suicide assurances: a study of their nature, utilization, perceived effectiveness, and potential to cause harm. Crisis, 31, 290–302.
Ewalt, J. R. (1967). Other psychiatric emergencies. In A. M. Freedman, & H. I. Kaplan (Eds.) Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 1st edn (pp. 1179–1187). Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins.
Farrow, T. L. (2002). Owning their expertise: why nurses use ‘no suicide contracts’ rather than their own assessments. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 11, 214–219.
Farrow, T. L., & O’Brien, A. J. (2003). ‘No-suicide contracts’ and informed consent: an analysis of ethical issues. Nursing Ethics, 10, 199–207.
Jacobs, D. (Ed.) (1992). Suicide and Clinical Practice. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press.
Jacobs, D. G., Baldessarini, R. J., Conwell, Y., et al. (2003). Practice guideline for the assessment and treatment of patients with suicidal behaviors. American Journal of Psychiatry, 160, 1–60.
Kroll, J. (2000). Use of no-suicide contracts by psychiatrists in Minnesota. American Journal of Psychiatry, 157, 1684–1686.
Maluccio, A., & Marlow, W. (1974). The case for contracts. Social Work, 19, 28–36.
Miller, M. C. (1999). Suicide-prevention contracts: advantages, disadvantages and an alternative approach. In Jacobs, D. G. (Ed.) The Harvard Medical School Guide to Suicide Assessment and Intervention (pp. 463–481). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Miller, M. C., Jacobs, D. G., & Gutheil, T. G. (1998). Talisman or taboo: the controversy of the suicide prevention contract. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, 6, 78–87.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Great Britain). (2012) Self-Harm: The NICE Guideline on Longer-Term Management. London: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Clinical Practice Guidelines Team for Deliberate Self-Harm. (2004). Australian and New Zealand clinical practice guidelines for the management of adult deliberate self-harm. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 38, 868–884.
Rudd, M. D., Mandrusiak, M., & Joiner, Jr, T. E. (2006). The case against no-suicide contracts: the commitment to treatment statement as a practice alternative. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 62, 243–251.
Shneidman, E. S. (1961). The cry for help. In Farberow, N. L., & E. D. Shneidman (Eds.) The Cry for Help (pp. 7–33). New York: McGraw-Hill.

References

Becker, K., & Schmidt, M. (2004). Internet chat rooms and suicide. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 43, 246.
Becker, K., Mayer, M., Nagenborg, M., El-Faddagh, M., & Schmidt, M. (2004). Parasuicide online: Can suicide websites trigger suicidal behaviour in predisposed adolescents?Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 58, 111–114.
Blood, R., & Pirkis, J. (2001). Suicide and the media: Part III. Theoretical issues. Crisis, 22, 163–169.
Blood, R., Pirkis, J., Hickie, I., & Martin, G. (2003). The pill that killed: A case study of reporting risk knowledge. Australian Journal of Communication, 30, 47–64.
Blood, R., Pirkis, J., & Holland, K. (2007). Media reporting of suicide methods: An Australian perspective. Crisis, 28, 64–69.
Chapple, A., Ziebland, S., Simkin, S., & Hawton, K. (2013). How people bereaved by suicide perceive newspaper reporting: qualitative study. British Journal of Psychiatry, 203, 228–232.
Cheng, A., Hawton, K., Chen, T., et al. (2007). The influence of media reporting of a celebrity suicide on suicidal behaviour in patients with a history of depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 103, 69–75.
Collings, S., & Kemp, C. (2010). Death knocks, professional practice, and the public good: The media experience of suicide reporting in New Zealand. Social Science and Medicine, 71, 244–248.
Commonwealth of Australia. (2011). Reporting Suicide and Mental Illness: A Mindframe Resource for Media Professionals. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia.
Dare, A., Blood, R. W., & Pirkis, J. (2008). Risk and responsibility: A qualitative analysis of newspaper coverage of deaths by suicide of two Melbourne girls. In: A. Herberth, T. Niederkrotenthaler, & B. Till (Eds.) Suicidality in the Media: Interdisciplinary Contributions. New Brunswick and London: Transaction Publishers.
Jamieson, P., Jamieson, K., & Romer, D. (2003). The responsible reporting of suicide in print journalism. American Behavioral Scientist, 46, 1643–1660.
Lavin, M., Martin, G., & Roy, A. (1992). Final exit: the practice of self-deliverance and assisted suicide for the dying: comment. New England Journal of Medicine, 326, 890.
Niederkrotenthaler, T., Voracek, M., Herberth, A., et al. (2010). Role of media reports in completed and prevented suicide: Werther v. Papageno effects. British Journal of Psychiatry, 197, 234–243.
Pirkis, J., & Blood, R. (2001). Suicide and the media: Part I. Reportage in nonfictional media. Crisis, 22, 146–154.
Pirkis, J., & Blood, R. (2010). Suicide and the News and Information Media: A Critical Review. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia.
Pirkis, J., Dare, A., Blood, R., et al. (2009). Changes in media reporting of suicide in Australia between 2000/01 and 2006/07. Crisis, 30, 25–33.
Range, L., & Martin, S. (1990). How knowledge of extenuating circumstances influences community reactions toward suicide victims and their bereaved families. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 21, 191–198.
Skehan, J., Greenhalgh, S., Hazell, T., & Pirkis, J. (2006). Reach, awareness and uptake of media guidelines for reporting suicide and mental illness: an Australian perspective. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 8, 29–35.
Yip, P., Fu, K., Yang, K., et al. (2006). The effects of a celebrity suicide on suicide rates in Hong Kong. Journal of Affective Disorders, 93, 245–252.