Suicide Intervention Skills: Graduate Training and Exposure to Suicide among Psychology Trainees.

@article{Mackelprang2014SuicideIS,
  title={Suicide Intervention Skills: Graduate Training and Exposure to Suicide among Psychology Trainees.},
  author={Jessica L. Mackelprang and Jessica Karle and Kristina M Reihl and Ralph E Gene Cash},
  journal={Training and education in professional psychology},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={
          136-142
        }
}
Suicide is a serious public health problem. More than 38,000 Americans completed suicide in 2010, making it the 10th leading cause of death in the United States (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2012). One-third of individuals who complete suicide met with a mental health professional in the year prior to their death, and 20% had contact with a mental health professional during the final month of their life (Luoma, Martin, & Pearson, 2002). Providing care to clients at risk of… CONTINUE READING