"Shea's approach to suicide risk assessment is at once elegant in its simplicity and comprehensive in its scope and depth." (Preventing Suicide, 3/1/2004)
"This book is, to date, one of the most helpful and well-written works about the in-depth evaluation of suicidal patients." (The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, Volume 191, Number 10, October 2003)
Indeed, suicide assessment is an art, and this book certainly helps the mental health professional hone their assessment skills. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Karen Pratt
this book is for school. however, it is a very easy read and very useful for learning how to look for suicidal tendencies in a person.Published 4 months ago by jab
Must read for all Mental Health Professionals who encounter within their line of work suicidal clients and assessing them. Good read.Published 15 months ago by Love a good book!!
I have private practice and a FT job at a correctional facility. One of my therapy clients was experiencing SI, and I conduct crisis assessments for my FT job. Read morePublished on August 15, 2012 by Nihon no therapist
Serving a clinical mental health population with significant suicide risks involves engaging several basic therapeutic models on a regular basis: e.g. Read morePublished on July 30, 2011 by qalkabod
The book is very usefull for clinicians, it gives you real good tips about when a person is in real risk to comitt suicide. Read morePublished on March 2, 2008 by Myrna Lewinsohn Robinson