Answering the Cry for Help A Suicide Prevention Manual for Schools and Communities
David A Opalewski, MA
This practical guide book will help to bridge the gap between schools and communities by providing guidelines for developing a Community Suicide Prevention Program
Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Suicide Prevention
Craig J. Bryan and M. David Rudd
An innovative treatment approach with a strong empirical evidence base, brief cognitive-behavioral therapy for suicide prevention (BCBT) is presented in step-by-step detail in this authoritative manual.
Child and Adolescent Suicidal Behavior
David N. Miller
Meeting a crucial need, this book distills the best current knowledge on child and adolescent suicide prevention into comprehensive guidelines for school-based practitioners.
Coping with the Suicide of a Loved One: An REBT Approach DVD
Albert Ellis, PhD
Dialectical Behavior Therapy for At-Risk Adolescents
Pat Harvey ACSW, LCSW-C, Britt H. Rathbone MSSW, LCSW-C
The DBT skills outlined in this book are evidence-based, and have been clinically proven to help build emotion regulation skills, which are useful for all age groups, though perhaps especially for the millions of at-risk adolescents experiencing depression, anxiety, anger, and the myriad behaviors that can result from these emotions. This book also includes practical handouts and exercises that can be used in individual therapy sessions, skills training groups, school settings, and when working with parents and caregivers.
Freedom from Self-Harm
Alexander L. Chapman PhD, RPsych, Kim L. Gratz PhD, Barent Walsh PhD
Self-injury can be as addictive as any drug, and the secrecy and shame many sufferers feel about this behavior can keep them feeling trapped. But if you're ready to replace self-harm with a set of healthy coping skills, this compassionate and practical book can help.
Managing Suicidal Risk
David A. Jobes
This clinical manual offers essential tools and guidance for therapists of any orientation faced with the complex challenges of assessing and treating a suicidal patient.
Managing Suicidal Risk Second Edition
This extensively revised manual provides a proven therapeutic framework for evaluating suicidal risk and developing and implementing a suicide-specific treatment plan that is respectful, empathic, and empowering. In addition to their clinical utility, the procedures used for assessment, treatment, and progress monitoring within CAMS can help reduce the risk of malpractice liability.
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy with People at Risk of Suicide
J. Mark G. Williams, Melanie Fennell, Thorsten Barnhofer, Rebecca Crane, and Sarah Silverton
Grounded in extensive research and clinical experience, this book describes how to adapt mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) for participants who struggle with recurrent suicidal thoughts and impulses.
Suicide & Self-Harm: Helping People at Risk DVD
Linda Gask, MD
This comprehensive video from the University of Manchester walks through all the steps necessary to effectively intervene when a client threatens suicide or self-harm.
Suicidology: A Comprehensive Biopsychosocial Perspective
Ronald W. Maris
Integrating research from multiple disciplines, this text provides a comprehensive perspective on suicide and examines what works in prevention and intervention.
Teen Suicide Risk A Practitioner Guide to Screening, Assessment, and Management
Cheryl A. King, Cynthia Ewell Foster, and Kelly M. Rogalski
Barent W. Walsh
Practitioners gain a wealth of knowledge about the variety and causes of self-injurious behavior and how to recognize it in people at risk, ranging from those who do not have psychiatric diagnoses to those with eating or mood disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, personality disorders, or psychoses.
Treating Suicidal Behavior
M. David Rudd, Thomas E. Joiner, and M. Hasan Rajab
The clinician is guided to assess suicidal behavior and implement interventions tailored to the severity, chronicity, and diagnostic complexity of the patient's symptoms.
Understanding and Preventing Suicide DVD
Lisa Firestone, PhD, The Glendon Association
This video program for the public describes the risk factors and warning signs of suicide and offers guidelines from experts in suicide prevention and treatment for getting troubled loved ones to the professional help they need.
Voices of Suicide: Learning from those who lived DVD
Lisa Firestone, PhD, The Glendon Association
Lisa Firestone, PhD, is Director of Research and Education at the Glendon Association. Since 1987, she has been involved in clinical training and applied research in suicide and violence. In collaboration with Dr. Robert Firestone, her studies resulted in the development of the Firestone Assessment of Self-Destructive Thoughts (FAST) and the Firestone Assessment of Violent Thoughts (FAVT). Dr. Firestone has published numerous professional articles, and most recently was the co-author of Sex and Love in Intimate Relationships, Conquer Your Critical Inner Voice, and Creating a Life of Meaning and Compassion: The Wisdom of Psychotherapy.