The public health approach to reducing suicide: opportunities for curriculum development in psychiatry residency training programs.


Journal Article

The authors review the current status of suicide prevention curricula in psychiatry training programs, describe the public health approach to suicide prevention, discuss public health strategies for reducing suicides and the unique role played by psychiatrists with respect to suicide prevention, and offer public health-oriented suicide prevention curriculum guidelines for psychiatry residents.

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Cited Authors

  • Cornette, MM; Schlotthauer, AE; Berlin, JS; Clark, DC; French, LM; Miller, ML; Pfeiffer, HM

Published Date

  • October 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 575 - 584

PubMed ID

  • 24923779

Pubmed Central ID

  • 24923779

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1545-7230

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s40596-014-0127-6


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States