suicide prevention center


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suicide prevention center

a crisis-intervention facility dealing primarily with people preoccupied with suicidal thoughts. Such facilities are usually operated by professional social workers with special training in counseling possible suicide victims in person or by telephone.

suicide prevention center

A health care facility for preventing suicide by counseling and crisis intervention.
See also: center
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The author's institute and the military suicide prevention center have approved this study from its ethical regulation data.
C] 2011 by The Campus Suicide Prevention Center of Virginia ("the Center"), a nonprofit organization.
The Faculty Handbook published by the Campus Suicide Prevention Center of Virginia provides very clear and useful guidance to faculty and school officials in identifying not only students who may be at potential risk of suicide, but who may also be dangerous to others.
If the person refuses, explain the situation to reliable family members or take the initiative yourself by calling the suicide prevention center or other source of help and explaining the situation.
You can also contact a mental health hotline or suicide prevention center.
Contract awarded for Gyeonggi-do suicide prevention center extension construction electric and fire service supervision service