Year: 1986 Source: New York: New York State Office of Mental Health, (March 1986). 29p. SIEC No: 19910717

This manual outlines the New York State Suicide Prevention Crisis Service Model for mental health programs. The program facilitates the identification & treatment of inmates who are suicidal or acutely mentally ill. It details the scope of suicidal behaviour among inmates, program development, the model components, target populations & program goals, administration, screening guidelines, & policies & procedures. The model proposes an interagency approach. (VM)