After an Attempt: A Guide for Medical Providers in the Emergency Department Taking Care of Suicide Attempt Survivors

Gives professional care providers tips to enhance emergency department treatment for people who have attempted suicide. Discusses the assessment, communicating with family and with other treatment providers, and HIPAA. Lists additional resources.


After an Attempt: A Guide for Taking Care of Your Family Member After Treatment in the Emergency Department

Aids family members in coping with the aftermath of a relative's suicide attempt. Describes the emergency department treatment process, lists questions to ask about follow-up treatment, and describes how to reduce risk and ensure safety at home.


After an Attempt: A Guide for Taking Care of Your Family Member After Treatment in the Emergency Department (Spanish)

Provee una gu�a de recursos y sugerencias para los miembros de la familia que ayudan a una persona que ha tenido un intento de suicidio. Incluye informaci�n para dar al hospital, precauciones para tomar en la casa y preguntas sobre el seguimiento con un plan del tratamiento.


After an Attempt: A Guide for Taking Care of Yourself After Your Treatment in the Emergency Department

Gives support for people recovering from a suicide attempt. Discusses how to move ahead after emergency department treatment for a suicide attempt and how to cope with thoughts of suicide. Lists information resources for suicide and mental illness.


After an Attempt: A Guide for Taking Care of Yourself After Your Treatment in the Emergency Department (Spanish)

Provee una guia de recursos y estrategias para que se recupere de un intento de suicidio y pueda evitar futuros intentos. Incluye sugerencias sobre las citas de seguimiento con los profesionales de salud, las instrucciones del hospital que usted debe seguir, consejos sobre quienes pueden ser sus aliados en su recuperacion como evitar los pensamientos suicidios.


After Incarceration: A Guide To Helping Women Reenter the Community

This guide provides individuals who provide or coordinate reentry services for women involved in the CJ system with resources for serving women who are reentering the community after a period of incarceration. It is a "checklist" of considerations when working with women who are justice involved.


Age Page - Beware of Health Scams

Health scams and the marketing of unproven cures have been around for many years. Today, there are more ways than ever to sell these untested products. In addition to TV, radio, magazines, newspapers, infomercials, mail, telemarketing, and even word-of-mouth, these products are now offered over the Internetラwith websites describing miracle cures and emails telling stories of overnight magic. Sadly, older people are often the target of such scams.


Age Page - Beware of Health Scams (Spanish)

Usted mire los anuncios pulblicitarios por todas partes hoy en dia - "Medicamentos inteligentes para una larga vida" o "Los doloers y las molestias de la artitis desaparecen como por arte de magia!" Es facil entender el atractivo de estas promesas. Pero hay mucho de acierto y verdad en el antiguo proverbio que dice,


Age Page - Crime and Older People

Older people and their families worry about crime. Though they are less likely to be victims of crime than young people, the number of crimes that happen to older people is hard to ignore.


Age Page - Crime and Older People (Spanish)

Para las personas de la tercera edad y sus familias, el crimen es un tema de preocupaci�n. Aunque las personas mayores tienen menos probabilidades de ser v�ctimas de un crimen que los adolescentes y los adultos j�venes, el n�mero de cr�menes contra las personas de la tercera edad es dif�cil de ignorar.


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