Year: 1988 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (21st: 1988: Washington,D.C.), p.119-120 SIEC No: 19890117

The Emergency Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Service of the Children’s Hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba is described. It works on an open team approach in its intake and discharge activities with the goal of rapid reintegration into the community. The team consists of family, school and a variety of involved professionals. Many of the children have attempted suicide prior to intake.