Brief Intervention and Follow-Up for Suicidal Patients With Repeat Emergency Department Visits Enhances Treatment Engagement.

@article{Stanley2015BriefIA,
  title={Brief Intervention and Follow-Up for Suicidal Patients With Repeat Emergency Department Visits Enhances Treatment Engagement.},
  author={Barbara Stanley and Gregory K Brown and Glenn Currier and Chelsea Lyons and Megan S Chesin and Kerry Louise Knox},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2015},
  volume={105 8},
  pages={1570-2}
}
We implemented an innovative, brief, easy-to-administer 2-part intervention to enhance coping and treatment engagement. The intervention consisted of safety planning and structured telephone follow-up postdischarge with 95 veterans who had 2 or more emergency department (ED) visits within 6 months for suicide-related concerns (i.e., suicide ideation or… CONTINUE READING