Suicide and self-harm in prisons and jails / Christine Tartaro.
Using the most recent prison and jail suicide data the second edition of Suicide and Self-Harm in Prisons and Jails explores how the stress associated with arrest, sentencing, and incarceration can contribute to the onset of a suicidal crisis even among those who never before experienced suicidal ideation or self-harmed.
- ISBN: 9781498558723
- ISBN: 1498558720
- Physical Description: vii, 279 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: Second edition.
- Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-262) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Incarceration and suicide -- Who commits suicide while incarcerated? -- When, where, and how suicides in prisons and jails occur -- Suicide attempts and non-suicidal self-injury -- Screening and assessment -- Working with suicidal inmates -- Facility design and suicide prevention -- Diversion and transition planning -- Litigation issues -- Suggestions for suicide prevention.
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