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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth are more than twice as likely to attempt suicide than their peers. Although LGBT-specific crisis services have been developed, little is known about the need for these services beyond that of general lifeline services.
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Previous research suggests significant increases in suicide mortality rates in European countries following the economic crisis of 2008. However, the relationship between national differences in avail...
This study aimed to compare experiences related to healthcare of LGBT women and non-LGBT women in a sample of routine users of Veterans Health Administration (VHA) primary care services and examine th...
This qualitative study examined: 1) What older lesbians and gay men know about OAA-funded services; 2) attitudes towards the services; 3) experiences utilizing the services; 4) how current needs are m...
Analyses of population-based registers provide evidence to support an increased risk of suicide and mental illness after the suicide of a relative or partner. This editorial explores the implications ...
A common suicide prevention strategy is training gatekeepers to identify at-risk individuals and refer them to services.
This research study is designed to answer specific questions about new ways to provide services for youth at-risk of suicide.
The aftermath of suicide is devastating, being the cause of 800 000 deaths every year worldwide. In France, suicide still causes about 10 000 deaths per year and the number of suicide atte...
Suicide is the most common form of deadly violence. Indeed, since more than 40,000 people die by suicide each year, people are 2.5 times more likely to die by their own hand than someone e...
Suicidal intentionality is generally stronger among the elderly, suicidal acts are more violent and are combined with a greater physical fragility. The suicide of an older adult is a situa...
Suicide is a major health problem that causes annually a million death worldwide. Suicide and suicide attempts are preventable. A history of self-injuries or suicidal attempts are known t...
Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)
Those support services other than room, board, and medical and nursing services that are provided to hospital patients in the course of care. They include such services as laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, and physical therapy services.
The act of killing oneself.
The unsuccessful attempt to kill oneself.
Insurance providing for payment of services rendered by the pharmacist. Services include the preparation and distribution of medical products.