Year: 1987 Source: Journal of Psychiatric Education, v.11, no.4, (1987), p.201-216 SIEC No: 19880063

The suicide of a resident’s patient is a significant event. This 10-year study reveals that one-third of the graduates from one psychiatric residency training program had the experience of a patient committing suicide. Some implications are discussed, including a 5-phase conceptual scheme for training program anticipation of & response to this crisis. (NBB)