Self-Harm: Longer-Term Management
Publisher: British Psychological Society 2012
Number of pages: 416
This is the first NICE guideline on the longer-term management of both single and recurrent episodes of self-harm. The focus of this guideline, which covers people aged 8 years and older, is to improve the longer-term care of people who self-harm after initial treatment of the injury or poisoning.
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Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder that has affected people throughout history. Researchers are developing more effective medications and using new research tools to understand the causes of schizophrenia.
by Franklin D. Jones, et al. - Borden Institute
A series of articles with a strong research base. Topics include addressing burnout, ethical issues, consultation to command, psychiatric aspects of disease in service members, training program guidelines, terrorism, hostage negotiation, etc.
- Royal College of Physicians
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