Year: 2014 Source: Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention.(2014).35(2):123-131. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000233 SIEC No: 20140572

Few studies have examined the effects of research assessments on study participantsÕ suicidality. Aims: The purpose of this research was to examine the patterns of postassessment changes in self-harm and suicide urges of study participants who were recently discharged from an inpatient psychiatric service. The few participants that required intervention had high levels of suicide ideation and behavior at baseline and almost all reported symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder.